Time Crystals and Number Loss

Time Crystals. We made them. Well, not we, but researchers at two institutions made them simultaneously! Anthony and Jeff discuss what Time Crystals are and how they may revolutionize watches and computers, too! Then the story of a man who lost the ability to see numbers. Jeff and Anthony talk about how this unique condition reveals a lot about how the human brain works.

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Today’s stories: 

This one, sent in by Geoff “Cahoots” Englestein  https://science.sciencemag.org/content/369/6503/494?rss=1/blog 

And this one: https://www.sciencealert.com/scientists-have-made-time-crystals-interact-for-the-first-time

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