Laser

03.04.15
Lockheed Martin's laser can stop a truck from over a mile away
03.04.15

Lockheed Martin's laser can stop a truck from over a mile away

Lasers have staggering range, can attack land or air-based targets and are dirt-cheap to fire, mak...

By D. Cooper,   03.04.15
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02.02.15
Scientists make a Mobius strip of laser light
02.02.15

Scientists make a Mobius strip of laser light

Unless you count incidents in Star Trek episodes, Möbius strips don't really occur in nature...

By J. Fingas,   02.02.15
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01.07.15
Sony's new 4K projectors: choose between 'cheap' or lasers
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01.07.15

Sony's new 4K projectors: choose between 'cheap' or lasers

Sure we can spend all day at CES checking out ridiculously large UHD TVs, but if you want to max o...

By R. Lawler,   01.07.15
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12.10.14
The Navy's new laser can do more than just shoot down drones
12.10.14

The Navy's new laser can do more than just shoot down drones

We've all seen how good the Navy's experimental laser is at shooting down drones, but it turns out...

By D. Cooper,   12.10.14
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12.09.14
Dutch trains get lasers to zap track debris
12.09.14

Dutch trains get lasers to zap track debris

You might not see leaves as hazards, but train operators would beg to differ -- foliage on the tra...

By J. Fingas,   12.09.14
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12.04.14
High-speed camera tracks light at 100 billion fps
12.04.14

High-speed camera tracks light at 100 billion fps

For most of us, high-speed image capture, say 120 or 240 frames per second, is enough to get a goo...

By P. Palermo,   12.04.14
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12.01.14
The Big Picture: a laser-beamed satellite image of Berlin
12.01.14

The Big Picture: a laser-beamed satellite image of Berlin

At first glance, the satellite image above may seem like one of the many that have been shared in...

By E. Alvarez,   12.01.14
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11.15.14
US Navy puts its first laser weapon into service
11.15.14

US Navy puts its first laser weapon into service

It's official: the US Navy has entered the future. Vice Admiral John Miller tells Bloomberg that t...

By J. Fingas,   11.15.14
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11.03.14
China will use lasers to take down low-flying drones
11.03.14

China will use lasers to take down low-flying drones

In order to defend itself against small drones, China built a laser-based system that can shoot do...

By B. Steele,   11.03.14
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