Make is so, Mr. O'Brien: scientists successfully "beam" information on an electronic circuit from one corner to another.
Spoiler alert: not at all close.
A new look into the Google X labs reveals the company once considered researching two sci-fi technologies that would put a geek in a coma.
We picked our jaws off the floor when we heard about tiny particles being teleported just a foot or two away, but now scientists have topped that by ten miles. This tech won't be transporting Kirk and his Away Team to the surface of some distant planet anytime soon, but it will first show up as a communications technique.