AUSA 2017: 4 amazing land vehicles at this year's show

Armored vehicles with laser weapons, silent motorcycles that can run on jet fuel, self-driving ATVs and futuristic Chevy trucks – there were a lot of eye-popping vehicles in the nation’s capital this week.

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DSEI: Where the world's militaries window shop

Tanks, fighter jets, drones, armored fighting vehicles, laser weapons, bomb defusing robots – and even submarines. These are just a few of the latest military and security innovations from around the world on offer at the Defence and Security Equipment International Show (DSEI) in the U.K. this week.

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World's brightest laser could pave way for lower-radiation x-Rays

The world’s brightest laser — which is so powerful that it can produce light pulses that are 1 billion times brighter than the surface of the sun — can “transform” visible light into X-rays, making the shape and color of objects appear different, new research shows.

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Why scientists are fired up about futuristic space lasers

WASHINGTON — Pew, pew, pew! Epic laser battles with highly concentrated beams of deadly light punching through starship hulls, slicing off limbs — or instantly vaporizing spacecraft, bodies and even planets — have been a much-loved and time-honored tradition in science fiction for many decades.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/27/why-scientists-are-fired-up-about-futuristic-space-lasers.html

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Scientists create 'molecular black hole' in laboratory using world's most powerful x-ray beam

The world’s most powerful X-ray laser beam has been used to create a tiny microscopic “black hole.”

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Viking discovery: Experts use tech to reveal settlement beneath saint-king's church

Archaeologists in Norway are using laser scanning technology to help reveal the ancient Viking settlement hidden beneath a saint-king’s church.

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Researchers develop next-gen laser based on fluorescent jellyfish proteins

Researchers have demonstrated the world’s first polariton laser based on lab-grown, fluorescent jellyfish proteins — which has the possibility of helping trigger major advances in fields such as optical computing.

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The man who uses lasers to control weather

Swiss physicist Jean-Pierre Wolf is pioneering the use of focused laser beams to affect the weather.


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The man who wants to control the weather

Swiss physicist Jean-Pierre Wolf is pioneering the use of focused laser beams to affect the weather.


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How to build real lightsaber

Even though laser technology is continuously striding toward more efficient and practical machines, we are still miles away from a working lightsaber.


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This homemade laser lightsaber can burn through wire

Known for his insane laser creations, laser modder and YouTube personality Drake Anthony, aka Styropyro, is back with a new project in honor of the latest Star Wars movie.

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Lockheed Martin's modular ATHENA laser weapon is headed to production

The US military already has a few high-powered laser weapons at its disposal, but it’s about to get a hell of a lot more.

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The laser cannon that kills drones

Silent and invisible, Boeing’s new laser cannon slays enemy drones by taking them down in under a minute. The Compact Laser Weapons System (CLWS) can track down an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and eliminate a threat.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/02/laser-cannon-that-kills-drones/

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Researchers tap high-tech to solve 'Michelangelo bronzes' mystery

Researchers in the U.K. are using an assortment of high-tech methods – neutron imaging, XRF analysis, 360-degree laser scanning, 3D printing, and real-time X-ray videography – to get a clearer understanding of two Renaissance-era bronze statues believed to be made by Michelangelo.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/06/researchers-reconstruct-possible-michelangelo-bronzes/

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US Army, Air Force, test lasers for high-tech bomb disposal

The U.S. Army and Air Force are harnessing laser technology for bomb disposal in an ambitious project to minimize the risks posed by explosive devices to military personnel.

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DIY lightsaber modder returns — this time packing a 40W laser shotgun

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What’s better than a custom-built laser sword with a 6W laser? How about a 40W laser shotgun built from an array of eight photo diodes and a focusing lens?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/207646-diy-lightsaber-modder-returns-this-time-packing-a-40w-laser-shotgun

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