Issue 16, Fall 2011
Quantum Leap Q and A with Craig Hawker Robotic Renaissance Puppet Masters

Featured Articles

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Building quantum computers to perform at extraordinary speed is still in its early stages, but UC Santa Barbara’s physicists and engineers are leading the way.
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The Materials Research Laboratory is the only West Coast NSF funded Materials Research Science and Engineering Center. Craig Hawker tells us what makes the MRL unique at UC Santa Barbara.
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During the Renaissance period artists, engineers and scientists were alive with new ideas and creations. So are we...
Fish with a parasite living in its mouth
Who controls who in the world of parasites? Find out how these manipulative organisms are necessary are in our lives.
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Can you guess what this is?
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