Machine learning unlocks mysteries of quantum physics

Machine learning unlocks mysteries of quantum physics

readsonthego | June 21, 2019 | Education | Understanding electrons’ intricate behavior has led to discoveries that transformed society, such as the revolution in computing made possible by the invention of the transistor. Today, through advances in technology, electron behavior can be studied much more deeply than in the past, potentially enabling scientific breakthroughs as…

Chapman's 3-run homer in 9th rallies A's past Rays 5-4 thumbnail

Chapman's 3-run homer in 9th rallies A's past Rays 5-4

AP Published 1:55 a.m. ET June 21, 2019 CLOSEOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Matt Chapman hit a three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Oakland Athletics stunned the skidding Tampa Bay Rays with a 5-4 comeback victory Thursday night.Frankie Montas pitched eight innings of one-run ball for the A’s,…

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Santana powers Mariners past Orioles 5-2

AP Published 1:44 a.m. ET June 21, 2019 CLOSESEATTLE (AP) — Domingo Santana hit his third home run in two days, Wade LeBlanc gave the Mariners a boost on the mound after another rough outing by an opener and Seattle beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Thursday night.Santana’s homers helped the Mariners win back-to-back games…

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Hornets draft Kentucky forward PJ Washington at No. 12

AP Published 9:10 p.m. ET June 20, 2019 | Updated 1:37 a.m. ET June 21, 2019CLOSECHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — When PJ Washington entered the 2018 NBA draft, he quickly realized he wasn’t ready for the next level.So the 6-foot-8, 230-pound forward swallowed his pride, pulled his name out of the draft and headed back to…

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T-wolves land Texas Tech's Culver after draft-day trade

CLOSEMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves, under new president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas, have embarked on a roster revamp to improve their defense and 3-point shooting in an attempt to thrive in the current pace-and-space era in the NBA.With center Karl-Anthony Towns well established as their go-to guy, the race has begun to accumulate…

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The Latest: Duke, ACC have big night as NBA draft concludes

CLOSENEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Thursday’s NBA draft (all times local):1:30 a.m.The trade-filled NBA draft is complete.Sacramento took Serbian guard Vanja Marinkovic with the 60th and final selection. That capped a night that saw Duke and Zion Williamson start off a big draft haul for the Atlantic Coast Conference.Williamson went first to New…

Nuggets pick up Bol Bol in 2nd round trade with Heat thumbnail

Nuggets pick up Bol Bol in 2nd round trade with Heat

AP Published 1:28 a.m. ET June 21, 2019 | Updated 2:15 a.m. ET June 21, 2019CLOSEDENVER (AP) — Bol Bol stands 7-foot-2 with a 7-7 wingspan.That grudge? Even wider.The Oregon center’s wait to hear his name called lasted longer than he anticipated. That’s OK — simply more fuel.Denver acquired the draft rights to Bol at…