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Quantum teleportation record smashed

Chinese engineers have shed a new record for quantum teleportation by successfully pairing particles over a distance of 97km.

`Quantum computers will happen in our lifetime`

IBM scientists have made a significant step towards creating ‘quantum computers’ that would be faster than any supercomputer on Earth.

Quantum computer on the anvil?

Today`s computers use binary bits of data that are either ones or zeros. Quantum computers would use quantum bits, or "qubits", which can be both ones and zeros at the same time, thanks to the quirks of quantum mechanics.