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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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12.18.14
San Francisco's Bay Bridge keeps its computer-controlled lights
12.18.14

San Francisco's Bay Bridge keeps its computer-controlled lights

The 25,000 computer-driven LED lights on San Francisco's Bay Bridge were only meant to be part of...

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Uncovering the intersection of art and technology - Nov 16, 2017
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12.04.14
Light-bending silicon strips are the key to super-fast computers
12.04.14

Light-bending silicon strips are the key to super-fast computers

No, that's not a barcode you're looking at -- instead, it's the likely future of computing. Stanfo...

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11.10.14
BMW's new street lights will charge your electric car
11.10.14

BMW's new street lights will charge your electric car

Street lights are already brimming with electricity, so it stands to reason that they'd make great...

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10.20.14
Notti smart light does notifications and wake-up calls with style
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10.20.14

Notti smart light does notifications and wake-up calls with style

There are already a good handful of options in the smart bulb market, but if you're after somethin...

By R. Lai,   10.20.14
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