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Corkscrew light beams could lead to practical quantum computers
Specially-made surfaces can 'spin' light into strange forms.
3D gel stacks can grow enough stem cells to treat brain disease
It could cure some conditions without consuming gigantic amounts of space.
An algorithm could identify suicidal feelings based on brain scans
Scientists used machine learning to pick out brain activation responses to specific questions.
Twisted light could make wireless data faster than fiber
It could be the key to bringing ultra-fast internet access to many people.
World's quickest laser pulse can track electrons in slow motion
It's shedding new light on how chemical reactions work.
Researchers observe the first known interstellar comet
Its path suggests it couldn't have been trapped by the Solar System.
EPA cancels scientists' climate change talk at the last minute
It validates fears the EPA would suppress climate science on every level.
Stephen Hawking makes his doctoral thesis available online
He's taking advantage of modern technology to spark an interest in space.