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Let’s Get (Quantum) Physical

It's already upended our understanding of the universe; now we wonder, how will quantum physics begin shaping our everyday lives?
Jennifer Hoffman

Running Through the Endless Possibilities

When she's not out running 200 kilometres at a time (yes, seriously), she's making world-shaking discoveries in quantum materials.
Amr Helmy

Always A Work In Progress

The status quo is never good enough for this photonics professor, be it society's conception of the universe or the music on his personal playlist.
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Let There Be (Computerized) Light

Quantum computing can harness photons (units of light a thousand times thinner than a human hair) for technological use.
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A Quantum Leap in Online Security

Quantum computing will render current online security tools obsolete; luckily, there are efforts underway to keep our data safe and secure.

Tin Cans and String Theory

Some kids have sent words through two tin cans and a piece of string; quantum communication can send them encoded in particles of light.
Prof. Raymond Laflammevideo

Reality Isn’t What We Think It Is

Newton's laws were a good start, but quantum mechanics is now providing a mind-boggling glimpse at the building blocks of existence.

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