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An experiment caught a quantum system in the middle of a jump — something the originators of quantum mechanics assumed was impossible.
The stunning emergence of a new type of superconductivity with the mere twist of a carbon sheet has left physicists giddy, and its discoverer nearly overwhelmed.
One of the first quantum simulators has produced a puzzling phenomenon: a row of atoms that repeatedly pops back into place.
A two-player game can reveal whether the universe has an infinite amount of complexity.
The new work promises to give researchers a better grip on the core mystery of quantum mechanics.
The Frauchiger-Renner thought experiment has shaken up the world of quantum foundations.
On November 16, 2018, more than 200 readers joined writers and editors from Quanta Magazine for a wide-ranging panel discussion that examined the newest ideas in fundamental physics, biology and mathematics research.