Secure Communication Now and Forever
Quantum cryptography for the consumer
Valuable information, personal information, secret information—each is transmitted all around you, all the time. To prevent that information from reaching thieves, spies, and terrorists, it is encrypted, with the intent of rendering it indecipherable to everyone except its intended recipient. And encryption, or more generally, cryptography—the science of encoding information—stands on the verge of a technological revolution.
In this issue...
- Wandering Worlds
THE MYSTERIOUS PLANETARY SYSTEMS AROUND OTHER STARS
- Secure Communication Now and Forever
QUANTUM ENCRYPTION FOR THE CONSUMER
- A Chance to Save Lives
A NEW VACCINE STRATEGY TO PROTECT AGAINST HIV/AIDS
- Global Security
THE GROWING CHALLENGE
BOUNDING THE OIL SPILL
DO THE TIME WARP
WARMING OCEANS, SHRINKING ICE