Toshiba has devised a feasible new way to use the laws of quantum mechanics to send secure messages using present-day technology. Now it just has to build it.
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Cutting-edge physics has driven military innovation for over a century, from Marie Curie's X-ray machines of World War I to the quest for the atomic bomb during World War II. But these days, government defence departments are funding even more esoteric pursuits. We learned recently that the US Department of Defence is funding time crystals, and now Canada is funding a quantum radar system.