Quantum Computers Pose A Big Threat To Internet Security

If all the world had been water balloons, the guy with the Super Soaker would reign supreme. That’s essentially the situation with the arrival of quantum computers. They’re so powerful that it takes them mere hours to solve problems that would take modern computers years to work through. That means that the moment the first quantum computer turns on, encrypted data across the internet is pretty much up for grabs. That is unless we do something about it.

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Envirobot swims like an Eel to Help Save the World

Suppose you watched a group of scientists build a robot based on an eel and release it into the waterways, you could be pretty sure how that movie would end — probably with the hero grappling with an enraged octo-bot. But this little guy isn’t trying to take over the world. It’s trying to save it.

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