Rafal Janik is the chief operating officer at the photonic quantum technology company Xanadu in Toronto, Canada.
A star torn apart by a supermassive black hole in a distant galaxy has been caught producing a rare but powerful jet of ...
The value of the fine structure constant – perhaps the most important constant in nature as it dictates the strength of electromagnetism – has been measured directly by researchers in Austria and the ...
The team transformed audio samples of a bowel movement into a spectrogram and then fed this into a machine-learning algorithm that learned to successfully classify each event based on its features – ...
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Much of what we know about the interior of the Earth comes from monitoring seismic waves as they travel through our planet. Waves that propagate near to the surface of a planet shed light on the ...