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Single-atom magnets store bits of data

A remarkable technological milestone has been achieved as information can now be encoded in single atoms. Each bit, represented by a 1 or a 0 (binary logic) was successfully encoded using the orientation of an atom's magnetic field -- its spin polarity.

 

Article: https://www.sciencenews.org/article/single-atom-magnets-store-bits-data?tgt=nr

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