Table of Contents January 1999

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If someone succeeds in building a quantum computer--and the odds of that look better every day--the information age may never be the same.
A total eclipse and sizzling meteors highlight this year's sky watching.
Another year brings us many, many genes closer to understanding the human genetic endowment. Here are a notable few:
The Nuts and Bolts of Qubits, Part 2

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