|Colin Powell and Nikki Haley selling religious war at the United Nations.|
Continued here: New Scientist (2 August 2017)Comment: quantum computing (as opposed to quantum communications) is the focus of much research because (entanglement aside) it primarily moves from two digital states (0+1) to three (0-middle-1) but most punters overlook the requisite liquid nitrogen cooling tanks. It seems to me that memristor-based technology (with 7 or more states) might be a better candidate for certain applications like neural nets and artificial intelligence. Sci-fi author, Isaac Asimov, employed the phrase "positronic brain" as at literary device meaning "fill in the blank". I wonder if memristor technology could fill this roll
Continued here: New Scientist (12 August 2017)
Isaac Asimov PhD
Carl Sagan PhD
(Astronomy and Astrophysics)
Arthur C Clark (B.Math)
--- xxx ---While on this topic, here is an essay titled The “Threat” of Creationism published in the 1984 book Science and Creationism.