Stephen Ornes a science writer whose work has appeared in Scientific American, Discover, New Scientist and onEarth, among other publications. His work has been recognized with a AAAS/Kavli Science Journalism Award in addition to awards from the Association of Health Care Journalists and the American Society of Journalists and Authors. He lives in Nashville, Tennessee.
Recent tests show that quantum computers made by D-Wave systems should solve some problems faster than ordinary computers. Researchers have begun to map out exactly which queries might benefit from these quantum machines.