laser

china

The Pentagon just accused China of pointing lasers at U.S. aircrafts

Officials said Chinese nationals shined high-powered lasers at American aircrafts as many as three times in recent weeks
Alexa Liautaud
5.4.18
tech

Could We Actually Nuke an Asteroid to Save Earth?

How to use a human-made Doomsday device to defeat a universe-made Doomsday device.
Becky Ferreira
3.23.18
The yes man

I Tried to Destroy My Love Handles With a Laser

It thinned the blanket of fat that’s been sitting around my middle since I was around 15.
Grant Stoddard
3.6.18
Science

Food Hacking: Laser Bacon

Simon visits Kentaro Fukuchi, a professor who wants to fuse cutting-edge technology with the Japanese tradition of eating raw meat.
Simon Klose
2.25.18
major laser

Researchers Examined the Feasibility of Cleaning Orbital Junk With a Space-Based Laser Station

For safer space exploration in the future.
Rebecca Flowers
1.18.18
WTF

Watch a Dude Attempt to Cook Pancakes Using Lasers

That guy who used lasers to carve a ham and cheese bust of Vin Diesel is back, and this time, it's for breakfast.
Alex Swerdloff
7.31.17
Chill

NASA Will Create the Coldest Spot in the Known Universe Onboard the ISS

Have you ever been so cold you became a Bose-Einstein condensate?
Becky Ferreira
3.13.17
Art

260-Laser Light Art Installation Hits Houston

Tundra's incredible immersive array of light and sound comes to Day for Night in Houston.
Nathaniel Ainley
12.16.16
Art

Laser Lights Bring the Aurora Borealis Anywhere on Earth

The Northern Lights fly south, thanks to Swiss artist Dan Acher's luminous outdoor light show.
Beckett Mufson
12.6.16
Art

A Starry Sky Lights Up an Underground Concert

With a single laser and some string, artists Max Cooper and Satyajit Das light up the night.
Beckett Mufson
10.4.16
News

The Canadian Military Wants to Detect Airborne Bioweapons With Lasers

Hopefully, we'll never have to use the technology.
Jordan Pearson
9.28.16
Art

Kinetic Light Sculpture Visualizes the Deep Web with Lasers

Motorized spheres and 12 high-powered lasers bring light artist Christopher Bauder and composer Robert Henke's 'Deep Web' to life.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.12.16
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