Danes teleport light into matter

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As usual, the most cool technologies are still in the prototype stage, but one can’t help mentioning that physicists in Denmark have teleported light into a cloud of atoms. In this case, the light is basically the data and the atoms are basically the storage, comparable to how information is stored on a hard disk – with the implication that fast-as-light storage could be only a teleport away. [GT]

Scientists teleport light to matter for 1st time

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