This week, BBC News published a batch of articles on Future directions in computing. These articles provide short and non-technical introductions to quantum, light, spin, chemicals, DNA, and plastics. They are part of the BBC News special report on The Computing Age, which highlights news in computer science research and technology.
If you want to find research into these future directions, try keyword or author searches in INSPEC – the most comprehensive article database in computer science, electrical engineering & physics. Learn more about searching INSPEC with our Quick Guide to INSPEC (pdf).