Speedoflight

04.09.15
Scientists eye secure communications by slowing down light
04.09.15

Scientists eye secure communications by slowing down light

We've already seen what fiber optics can do for internet speeds, and it looks like the medium coul...

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03.26.13
Researchers create hollow fiber optic cable, almost reach the speed of light
03.26.13

Researchers create hollow fiber optic cable, almost reach the speed of light

Fiber optic cables are usually made of glass or plastic but those materials actually slow down the...

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06.04.12
The Theory uses tiny MicroVision projector to concoct even tinier police chase (video)
06.04.12

The Theory uses tiny MicroVision projector to concoct even tinier police chase (video)

Looking like the ghost of Hot Wheels fantasies past, a new video short has beamed out of the minds...

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10.17.11
Remember those faster-than-light neutrinos? Great, now forget 'em
10.17.11

Remember those faster-than-light neutrinos? Great, now forget 'em

A week ago the world went wild over CERN's tentative claim that it could make neutrinos travel fa...

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07.25.11
Scientists prove cosmological speed limit, time travel moves a little further out of reach
07.25.11

Scientists prove cosmological speed limit, time travel moves a little further out of reach

The cosmological speed limit remains unbroken. A team of researchers from the Hong Kong Universit...

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08.16.07
German scientists claim to have broken speed of light
08.16.07

German scientists claim to have broken speed of light

We're almost terrified to hear what the physicists in the crowd have to say about this one, but a du...

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12.23.06
Researchers slow light to a "crawl," photonic computers imminent
12.23.06

Researchers slow light to a "crawl," photonic computers imminent

While other divisions of NTT are trying to rev up data transmission rates as high as possible, other...

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