quote: 99.9% of the population will never have heard the world 'quantum' before
quote: As an aside, I just read the graduation statistics for Detroit area high schools again today. My god. Detroit needs to be kicked out of the nation, perhaps given to Canada.
quote: > "Spartacus who ironic you name yourself after a people that disdained almost all forms of learning except warfare. "Eh? Your history is a bit off. Spartacus was a Roman slave, the leader of history's most famous slave revolt. You're thinking of the Spartans, who were several centuries earlier and several hundred miles away.
quote: "It's a real technical achievement."
quote: Scientists managed to store and retrieve this "perfect dark" quantum zero.
quote: Interestingly, this sort of debunks Rudy Rucker's thoughts on singularity: that we could not simulate "virtual" reality because it takes many atoms to simulate reality as it would to replicate it. Not true when we can store information on the sub atomic scale.