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08.02.15
Disney explains why its 3D animation looks so realistic
08.02.15

Disney explains why its 3D animation looks so realistic

Liked the look of Disney's 3D-animated movies, like 'Big Hero 6?' The company just explained the basics of how its rendering technology works.

By J. Fingas,   08.02.15
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07.06.15
LG's new touchscreens will make your next laptop thinner and lighter
07.06.15

LG's new touchscreens will make your next laptop thinner and lighter

LG's display subsidiary is promising drastically thinner, lighter touchscreens that will be ready...

By M. Smith,   07.06.15
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07.05.15
Artists paint light using 3D printers and twisted video walls
07.05.15

Artists paint light using 3D printers and twisted video walls

Who said that you had to paint light by waving an arm around? Certainly not Ekaggrat Singh Kalsi...

By J. Fingas,   07.05.15
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07.01.15
Tiny house uses light to put you in the middle of a thunderstorm
07.01.15

Tiny house uses light to put you in the middle of a thunderstorm

Standing in a greenhouse and listening to the rain thunder against the roof can be strangely relax...

By N. Summers,   07.01.15
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06.21.15
Light-based battery makes its own power
06.21.15

Light-based battery makes its own power

Sure, you can make solar-powered devices that store their excess energy in a battery, but what abo...

By J. Fingas,   06.21.15
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06.17.15
The world's thinnest light bulb is made from graphene
06.17.15

The world's thinnest light bulb is made from graphene

Forget LED light bulbs... in the future, your lighting may be made from carbon. Columbia Universi...

By J. Fingas,   06.17.15
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03.18.15
Light therapy now treats even the deepest cancer
03.18.15

Light therapy now treats even the deepest cancer

Light therapy is a safe, easy way to kill cancer and treat other diseases, but it's normally limit...

By J. Fingas,   03.18.15
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03.03.15
Behold the first photo of light in both wave and particle forms
03.03.15

Behold the first photo of light in both wave and particle forms

You've likely read in a textbook before that light behaves both as a particle and a wave at the sa...

By M. Moon,   03.03.15
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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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