Doomed!

Doomed!

Recently I began noticing ants around the house. I don’t generally mind ants, as long as they don’t move around in numbers, but they found a dusbin, and the meagre treasure quickly caused a little black river to form across my clean floor. Soon they were inspecting all the clean surfaces and even the fridge. … Continue reading “Doomed!”

Quanta

Quanta

A colleague forwarded me an article that is waaaayyyy above my pay grade – mental ability to comprehend – but it is fascinating nonetheless. It describes how quantum error-correcting codes can protect against the fragility of quantum states in computing. Here is the article: https://www.quantamagazine.org/how-space-and-time-could-be-a-quantum-error-correcting-code-20190103/ I haven’t really thought about quantum physics much, because it … Continue reading “Quanta”