Chinese researchers smash the record for realising two entangled quantum memories at maximum distance

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Quantum entanglement is a phenomenon in which two particles become indistinguishably linked
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Quantum entanglement is a phenomenon in which two particles become indistinguishably linked

Quantum entanglement can be used to create encrypted communications channels that are secured against hacking

A Chinese research team claims to have smashed the previous record for maintaining two quantum memories in an entangled state at maximum distance. According to the researchers, they were able to realise...

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