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08.19.15
Exotic quantum laser could help study other planets
08.19.15

Exotic quantum laser could help study other planets

An exotic, high-bandwidth laser could help identify the materials in alien planets.

By J. Fingas,   08.19.15
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07.02.15
#ICYMI: Freezing lasers, tweeting video games and more
07.02.15

#ICYMI: Freezing lasers, tweeting video games and more

Today on In Case You Missed It: Microsoft debuts a Kinect-based room mapping system that underst...

By A. Tarantola,   07.02.15
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07.01.15
Mark Zuckerberg shows off Facebook's internet lasers
07.01.15

Mark Zuckerberg shows off Facebook's internet lasers

Most of us use Facebook to show off a new car, an engagement or a particularly notable lunch, but...

By R. Lawler,   07.01.15
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06.26.15
Crazy fast X-ray laser catches chemical reactions in the act
06.26.15

Crazy fast X-ray laser catches chemical reactions in the act

Scientists at the Department of Energy's SLAC laboratory have taken a "molecular movie" of a chemi...

By S. Dent,   06.26.15
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06.22.15
Army and Air Force team up for laser-based landmine sweepers
06.22.15

Army and Air Force team up for laser-based landmine sweepers

Used to be that if the US military wanted to clear a roadway, runway or airfield of deadly IEDs (i...

By A. Tarantola,   06.22.15
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06.08.15
Homebuilt laser shotgun is every bit as dangerous as it sounds
06.08.15

Homebuilt laser shotgun is every bit as dangerous as it sounds

If you thought building your own laser weapon at home was hot stuff, you haven't seen anything yet...

By J. Fingas,   06.08.15
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06.03.15
This tiny robot head replaces your mouse with a laser-projected one
06.03.15

This tiny robot head replaces your mouse with a laser-projected one

If you don't want to be reliant on (or still don't really like using) a trackpad, and tire of...

By M. Smith,   06.03.15
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04.17.15
Scientists want to blast space debris with frickin' lasers
04.17.15

Scientists want to blast space debris with frickin' lasers

To combat the increasingly dense layer of dead satellites and miscellaneous space debris that are...

By A. Tarantola,   04.17.15
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04.12.15
Lasers quickly load thousands of cells with nano-sized cargo
04.12.15

Lasers quickly load thousands of cells with nano-sized cargo

Doctors dream of injecting cells with large nanoscopic cargo to treat or study illnesses. The exis...

By J. Fingas,   04.12.15
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