Teleportation Guru Stakes Out New Ground

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Science  26 May 2000:
Vol. 288, Issue 5470, pp. 1327
DOI: 10.1126/science.288.5470.1327

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VIENNA-- At the University of Vienna's Experimental Physics Institute, a form of teleportation has become reality. The teleporter of Vienna is Anton Zeilinger, a pioneer in exploiting the peculiarities of quantum mechanics--the best explanation physicists have for the weird actions of individual atoms--to teleport the quantum state of photons over short distances.