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Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Scientists break the record for data transfer efficiency by using photons and quantum communication techniques.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Technology in optics may have helped artists throughout history to surpass their predecessors in execution, but true artistry lies in vision as well as skill.

Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor

Their eight eyes take on different tasks to assist in navigation.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

How an angry encounter with a total stranger helped to identify the cause of Legionnaires’ disease.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

"Deep learning" finds telltale arcs of light that indicate massive objects.

Ramin Skibba, Contributor

A special coating might one day repair ragged clothes with a little pressure, heat and water.

Karin Heineman, Executive Producer

A stellar explosion in the constellation Cygnus could be visible to the naked eye.

Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

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