Scientists Want to Punch Holes in Clouds With Ultra-Hot Lasers from Space
The satellite laser communication revolution is just around the corner, but it has one especially obstinate foe—overcast weather.
Digital Imaging and AI Mean Fewer Surgeries for Breast Cancer Patients
Advances in medical imaging, coupled with artificial intelligence, may obviate the need for additional surgeries.
Watch If You Dare: This Tentacled Robot Will Perform Microsurgery on Your Eyes
We Snuck into Tim Tebow's Private Baseball Workout
As it turns out, security was just one illusion amidst a day dedicated to optics.
You Will Never Be Invisible
The sci-fi dream of perfect passive invisibility will forever remain a dream, argue engineers.
'Eternal' Data Storage Is Here
5D memory will ensure that the universe never forgets its short-lived human residents.
Optical Engineers Weld Together Individual Neurons for the First Time
A new tool for making and repairing brains.
Physicists Set a New Fiber-Optic Quantum Teleportation Record
Japan's 279 Kilometer T2K Experiment Offers Three Antineutrino Detections
Hunting the ghostly particles that may explain why the universe even exists.
This Prototype Holographic Heads-Up Display Is What Google Glass Should've Been
This headset enables holographic images to be displayed in front of the wearer's field of vision in full colour.
Plasma-Based Midair Displays Are a Beautiful Techno-Future
Even if they are still kind of dangerous.
This New Telescope Lens Filter Will Help Astronomers Find Hidden Worlds
And it may help kickstart the hunt for a second Earth.