Graphic representation of a skyrmion.
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Meet the skyrmion - exotic quasiparticles could revolutionize computing.
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A New Twist Reveals Superconductivity’s Secrets

An unexpected superconductor was beginning to look like a fluke, but a new theory and a second discovery have revealed that emergent quasiparticles may be behind the effect.

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