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Quantum memory 'world record' smashedQuantum Computers use the weird behaviour of individual atoms to be in many places at once (described in Quantum Theory), which gives them the potential of awesome power and speed for particular kinds of application. [Read more about Quantum memory 'world record' smashed (BBC News report)]

Professor Peter Higgs at the University of EdinburghThis year, discovery of the "Higgs Particle" has rocketed into mainstream news in a big way, as journalists struggled to explain an obscure part of fundamental physics.  But what do you know about it?  [Read more about What's "The Higgs" All About?]