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Google claims to have won the race to ‘quantum supremacy’

Research paper claims Google has achieved ‘quantum supremacy’ – a milestone in computing after their quantum processor performed a ‘calculation in three minutes and 20 seconds that would take a state-of-the-art supercomputer 10,000 years’ Research paper by Google was posted – and removed – from NASA website  It claimed that Google successfully tested a quantum […]


Suspended between worlds, the East and West collide

How dreary Australian culture would be if it wasn’t for refugees. In every generation since the Second World War there have been significant artists who came to this country because of conflict or persecution in their homelands. This is worth remembering at a time in which xenophobia and insularity are making a comeback, aided by […]


Yes, Kate Middleton Is Taller Than Meghan Markle

If Prince William Is 6’3″, Just How Tall Is Kate Middleton? The public is endlessly fascinated by Kate Middleton, devouring information about her style, her parenting skills, her philanthropic endeavors, and even her hair. It should be no surprise, then, that Kate’s height is also a frequently searched topic. Interestingly enough, Google inquiries into the […]

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‘The Maspeth Minimum’: More fake diplomas the city never checked

Now that the Queens District Attorney’s Office is investigating the apparent fraud behind the remarkable success of Maspeth High School, we have to ask: Why did no one at the city Department of Education start asking questions first? Maspeth’s virtually perfect graduation rate, even for special-ed students, should have invited scrutiny. But it seems no […]