Lasers

01.20.16
​Smartphone accessory 3D-scans your food to count calories
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​Smartphone accessory 3D-scans your food to count calories

NutriRay3D's laser-scanning tech has gone to crowdfunding to bring accurate calorie counting to your smartphone.

By M. Smith,   01.20.16
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12.31.15
Advanced sensors could use rubberized laser beams
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Advanced sensors could use rubberized laser beams

When stretched, elastic LCDs can generate a highly-tunable laser.

By S. Dent,   12.31.15
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11.26.15
'Spencer' the robot is here to help guide lost airline passengers
11.26.15

'Spencer' the robot is here to help guide lost airline passengers

Travellers through Schiphol will soon have a robot shepherd to guide them to the next gate

By A. Tarantola,   11.26.15
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11.26.15
Scientists use 'spooky action' to mail electron messages a mile
11.26.15

Scientists use 'spooky action' to mail electron messages a mile

The record-setting experiment illustrates the practical applications for quantum computing

By A. Tarantola,   11.26.15
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11.12.15
Laser-cooked bacon is a delicious techno-culinary masterpiece
11.12.15

Laser-cooked bacon is a delicious techno-culinary masterpiece

"It smells like the dentist," Kentaro Fukuchi

By A. Tarantola,   11.12.15
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09.18.15
The Air Force will have combat lasers on its war planes by 2020
09.18.15

The Air Force will have combat lasers on its war planes by 2020

GIT SOME

By A. Tarantola,   09.18.15
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08.29.15
ICYMI: portable laser cannons, robotic tackling dummies, and fungus furniture
08.29.15

ICYMI: portable laser cannons, robotic tackling dummies, and fungus furniture

Today on In Case You Missed It, Boeing unveils a drone-destroying laser cannon the size of a tra...

By A. Tarantola,   08.29.15
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08.03.15
Researchers inject oil into cells and create little lasers
08.03.15

Researchers inject oil into cells and create little lasers

injecting glowing oil into cells and then blasting the cells with a laser creates a bunch of tiny, biological lasers.

By A. Tarantola,   08.03.15
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