The Ars Electronica festival, awarded a prize to the artistic satellite ARTSAT, conceived at the hackerspace in Japan’s Tama Art University. Makery met Akihiro Kubota, its instigator.
Source: A hackerspace launches the Artsat satellite, awarded at Ars Electronica : Makery
Scientists have reversed the direction of time with a quantum computer. The breakthrough study seems to contradict basic laws of physics and could alter our understanding of the processes governing
Source: Scientists ‘reverse time’ with quantum computer
Physicists have long suspected that quantum mechanics allows two observers to experience different, conflicting realities. Now they’ve performed the first experiment that proves it.
Source: A quantum experiment suggests there’s no such thing as objective reality
In a new study, researchers uncovered female programmers who made important but unrecognized contributions to genetics.
Source: The Women Who Contributed to Science but Were Buried in Footnotes
“Our instruments are accessible to all, regardless of culture or biology. They’re ideal conduits for shared experience between beings who might otherwise think they have little in common.”
Source: The hardworking Jonathan Keats and his intergalactic omniphonics
“We are not just saying that if you know the position of the electron, then you don’t know whether or not it’s moving. We’re saying that if the electron has some position, then it does not have any state of motion. What could this possibly mean? Nobody is quite sure.“
Quantum food for thought.