Lasers

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...

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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.

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07.29.15
Japanese scientists fire the world's most powerful laser
07.29.15

Japanese scientists fire the world's most powerful laser

Researchers at Osaka University have fired a hugely powerful laser over an incredibly short amount of time. Because science.

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07.23.15
ICYMI: A thread display, rainbow flamethrower and more
07.23.15

ICYMI: A thread display, rainbow flamethrower and more

Forever 21 is using mechanical spools of thread to rapidly display Instagram photos, a bionic eye was implanted in a patient for new use with an old disease and best of all, a rainbow flamethrower.

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07.22.15
Scientists implant teeny, tiny lasers into human cells
07.22.15

Scientists implant teeny, tiny lasers into human cells

Researchers from the University of St Andrews have implanted microscopic lasers (a combination of glowing proteins and minuscule plastic spheres) into human cells.

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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...

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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...

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05.13.15
The Big Picture: Laser art show puts you inside a virtual flood
05.13.15

The Big Picture: Laser art show puts you inside a virtual flood

What do lasers have to do with an 1651 oil painting? Quite a lot, as it turns out: a new project c...

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03.27.15
Laser-activated nanoparticles are coming to clear your acne
03.27.15

Laser-activated nanoparticles are coming to clear your acne

Researchers at UC Santa Barbara have developed a high-tech solution to the bane of adolescence: ac...

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