Well, fuck. Looks like I haven’t posted on here for longer than I thought. Sorry about that. Anywho, time for a rant! Yay! So instead of loading the subsequent posts and sticking them onto the page, Facebook seem to think it’s a better idea to completely reload the page if you’re away from the News Feed for more than a few minutes. So if you just left the page to read a news article and then come back expecting to be able to continue scrolling down as you had been – fuck you. If you went to get a shower after a quick flick down and then return to continue…
So an article published by I Fucking Love Science last week claims that a group of researchers have managed to quantumly entangle photons to atoms, enabling them to give photons the properties of liquids and solids. This was only on a very small scale and the “atom” that they used was actually an artificially induced composite atom – apparently they tricked a group of 100 billion atoms into behaving like a single atom – but shows that the concept of “solid light” is at least possible. This is awesome. Almost unbelievably awesome. Think holograms – controlling atoms into certain shapes is much easier than controlling light in its usual form. Think…
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