Quantum Computers Explained – Limits of Human Technology

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  • Published on:  Tuesday, December 8, 2015
  • Where are the limits of human technology? And can we somehow avoid them? This is where quantum computers become very interesting. Check out THE NOVA PROJECT to learn more about dark energy: www.nova.org.au Support us on Patreon so we can make more videos (and get cool stuff in return): https://www.patreon.com/Kurzgesagt?ty=hSteady: https://steadyhq.com/de/kurzgesagtMerchandise:  https://shop.kurzgesagt.org Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/cRUQxzFacebook: http://bit.ly/1NB6U5OTwitter: http://bit.ly/2DDeT83Instagram: http://bit.ly/2DEN7r3Discord: https://discord.gg/cB7ycdvThe Voice of Kurzgesagt: Steve Taylor: http://voice-pool.com/en/english/Get the music of the video here: https://soundcloud.com/epicmountain/q...https://epicmountainmusic.bandcamp.co...http://epic-mountain.comTHANKS A LOT TO OUR LOVELY PATRONS FOR SUPPORTING US:Tamago231, H.H. Lewis, Kirin Tantinon, David, Max Lesterhuis, Marek Belski, Gisle, Colin Millions, Gregory Wolfe II, Lenoir Preminger, Abel X, Matt Knights, Amjad Al Taleb, Ian Bruce, Kris Wolfgramm, 麒麟 于, Christopher Shaw, 靖羊, Tomas Grolmus, Essena O’Neill, Kyle Messner, Pedro Devoto, Mark Radford, Ann-Marie Denham, Davide Pluda, Rik Vermeer, Justin Ritchie, Nicole White, Whireds, Claus Vallø, Jason Talley, Andrew Wu, Christian Dechery, Michael Howell, Michal Hanus, Cavit, Amary Wenger, JDKBot, Jason Eads, FreedomEagleAmerica, Roberto Maddaloni, TiagoF11, Harsha CS, Abhimanyu Yadav, Tracy Tobkin, Mike Fuchs, Elizabeth Mart, Jacob Wenger, Jeff Udall, Ricardo Affonso, Mauro Boffardi, Audrin Navarro, Troy Ross, Keith Tims, Santiago Perez, James, Jack Devlin, Chris Peters, Kenny Martin, Frederick Pickering, Lena Savelyeva, Ian Seale, Charles Ju, Brett Haugen, David Ramsey, Benjamin Dittes, Michelle Schoen, Albert Harguindey Sanchez, Michael King, Alex Kyriacou Alla Khvatova Thomas Rowan, Siim Sillamaa, David Bennell, Janzen,Bryn Farnsworth, Adam Recvlohe, Manuel Arredondo, Fred McIntyre, Maldock Manrique, Дмитрий, Ishita Bisht, Jake Ludwig, Zach Seggie, Casey Sloan, Myndert Papenhuyzen, rheingold3, AncientCulture, Orion Mondragon, Jan, Michael Kuperman, Alexander ArgyropoulosQuantum Computers Explained – Limits of Human TechnologyHelp us caption & translate this video!http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_p...
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    Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

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  • Unorthodox Individual

    Unorthodox Individual

     4 months ago +1794

    My IQ is slowly crawling out of the negative numbers.

  • Abdul walli Engineering for kidzzz

    Abdul walli Engineering for kidzzz

     1 months ago +376

    My IQ while watching the video is increasing and decreasing at the same time so my IQ is in a superpositioned state

  • Rico


     2 months ago +785

    Electron: *teleports
    Atomic Transistor: am i a joke to you?

  • Por Entre Páginas

    Por Entre Páginas

     3 months ago +617

    Was I the only one surprised by the size of the transitor?

  • Disconnect Google+

    Disconnect Google+

     3 years ago +3245

    My computer has the power of trillions of primary school students being forced to perform maths.

  • A T

    A T

     4 months ago +391

    I’ve watched 10 videos about quantum computers and all they say is “we don’t understand, so if you also don’t understand then you get it”

  • Elbisrever


     4 months ago +917

    Schrödinger called: he may and may not want his theory back.

  • darci things

    darci things

     1 months ago +127

    Shakespeare explains quantum computers :
    To be, or not to be. Or between to be or not to be. That's the question. Or not.

  • Sam Raven

    Sam Raven

     5 months ago +464

    So basically Quantum computing is what happens when we give computers magic mushrooms.

  • Coleman


     2 years ago +1735

    I have no clue what hes saying, but for some reason I feel smart

  • Cody Maddox

    Cody Maddox

     5 months ago +438

    I watch Rick and Morty so I was able to understand everything in this video even though I played it at 2x playback speed

  • יובל המחוצל

    יובל המחוצל

     14 days ago +21

    This sounds really nice, but...
    CaN It rUn cRySiS?!?!

  • GaMEs_INsiDe


     2 months ago +64

    Quantum computer

  • Sgt. Surge

    Sgt. Surge

     3 months ago +72

    Does a quantum computer support Linux?

  • Bennett Carlson

    Bennett Carlson

     3 months ago +66

    If quantum entanglement can send information regardless of distance does that mean you could send information faster than the speed of light? Imagine the possibilities if you want kurzgesgat to make a video on quantum entanglement communication like

  • Dee Devon

    Dee Devon

     3 months ago +76

    Mom: What do you want for Christmas?
    Me: A quantum computer so I can simulate the tiniest bits of reality and find proteins to revolutionize medicine.
    Mom: ....

  • S M

    S M

     2 months ago +34

    In case you missed it, 1:53 is a reference to the stop-motion film by IBM Research titled “A Boy and His Atom”. It was made by moving carbon monoxide molecules with a scanning tunneling microscope.

  • Ivory King

    Ivory King

     14 hours ago

    What guys are thinking... [ Quantum video cards and processors ]

  • Goos


     3 months ago +48

    2:32 I like the Rick and Morty reference