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January 2014

Innovation Award Laser Technology 2014
January 8, 2014

February 2012

Laser refrigerator cools to 4 degrees above absolute zero
February 29- Gizmag

Airborne Laser hits the off switch
February 27- CNET

RIP, Raygun: Pentagon's Laser Plane Laid to Rest
February 21- Gizmodo

New laser surgery helps to cure cataracts
February 21- FoxNews

Laser-Zapping Telescopes Have Never Looked So Amazing
February 19- Gizmodo

Russia to launch $1.5B super laser, will create fusion at a balmy 100 million degrees
February 14- Geek.com

Lasers, GPS Measure Snowfall
February 14- Discovery News

Michigan Periodontist Eliminates Bad Breath With Lasers to Help Save Valentine's Day
February 13- Sacramento Bee

Laser scanner may allow passengers to take bottled drinks on planes again
February 13- gizmag

Adele Returns To Stage After Laser Surgery Fixes Vocal Cords
February 12- CBS Pittsburgh

Iranian Researcher Builds 'No-Waste' Laser
February 12- Nanotech Now

iPhone, Meet Laser Blaster. Is This 2012's Hottest Toy?
February 9- Mashable

3-D Laser Maps Show How Major Quakes Rend the Earth
February 9- Popsci

Laser Boffins Blast Bits onto Hard Drive at 200Gb/sec
February 8, The Register

January 2012

Genes Linked to Cancer Could be Easier to Detect with Liquid Lasers
Jan 31, University of Michigan

X-Ray Laser Turns Up the Heat to 3.6 Million Degrees
January 25, Wired

Laser used to cool semiconductor
January 23 - The Register

Canceled laser space antenna just might see launch after all
January 23 - cnet

Airport laser interrogator gives you back your bottle
January 20 - New Scientist

Beijing invests millions in laser writing scheme for pork products
January 18 - smartplanet

December 2011

Lasers Measure Earth's Rotation and Wobble
December 28 - Space.com

Twitter-Writing Laser Gun Turns Tweets Into Art
December 27 - PCWorld

Purdue laser shines light on new discovery
December 20 - WLFI

Laser music: BYU electrical engineers use light to beam songs across a room
December 20 - PhysOrg

World's Smallest Steam Engine is Size of Fog Droplet
December 12 - Wired

Police to test laser that 'blinds rioters'
December 11 - The Telegraph

Opera Goes Laser at Pacific Science Center
December 6 - Seattle Times

Laser technology detects fake whisky
December 1 - The Hindu

November 2011

Revealed: Full specs on Mars rover's nuclear laser heat ray
November 29 - The Register

"Star Wars" Laser Methods Tracks Greenhouse Gases
November 29 - Universe Today

This new vehicle laser blows up everything
November 28 - MSNBC

Video: Preserving World Heritage Sites through 3D Laser Scanning
November 27 - CNN

NASA's nuclear laser tank will hunt down any life on Mars
November 25 - The Register

Laser Display Could Mean 3D Sans Screens
November 15 - CNET

Diode Laser Lighting Could Compete With LED
November 11 - Huffington Post

The Acousto-Optical Effect that Uses Lasers to See Sound
November 8 - io9

Laser Procedure Turns Brown Eyes Blue
November 2 - CBS News

Lasers Against Whisky Counterfeiters
November 2 - Wall Street Journal

Using a Light Barrier to Repel Mosquitoes
November 1 - Forbes

Nasa examines 'tractor beams' for sample gathering
November 1 - BBC News

October 2011

Laser Carved Pumpkin Creates Impressive Results and Terrible Smells
October 31 - Gizmodo

World's Most Powerful Laser to Tear Apart the Vacuum of Space
October 30 - The Telegraph

Space Junk Crisis: Time to Bring in the Lasers
October 26 - Wired

The Ultimate Clock
October 22 - ScienceNews

The ZEUS Laser Is All PEW PEW PEW Before Landmines Go 'SPLOSION
October 20, 2011 - Gizmodo

Laser 'tractor beams' could reel in lost astronauts
October 17, 2011 - New Scientist

Laser Analysis Betrays Diamonds Origins
October 14, 2011 - Science News

BMW to Introduce Laser Lighting
October 11, 2011 - Inside Line

December 2010

10eV Photons of UV Laser Light Delivered
December 23, 2010 - photonics.com

Next Mars rover to zap rocks with powerful laser
December 23, 2010 - physorg

Satellite-Based Laser Hunts Woodpeckers from Space
December 22, 2010 - TreeHugger

Badass Soviet laser tank will torch your eyeballs
December 21, 2010 - Dvice

Engineers take plasmon lasers out of deep freeze
December 20, 2010 - physorg

Say cheese! Nasa captures stunning images of the far side of the moon
December 20, 2010 - Mail Online

New hope for terehertz: New laser operates at higher temperatures than some thought possible
December 16, 2010 - Physorg

Inventor Betting His First Down Laser Will Come To Stadiums
December 15, 2010 - CNBC

At 95, inventor of the laser has no plans for retirement
December 13, 2010 - ABC 7 News

Free-Electron Laser goes over the rainbow
December 9, 2010 - physorg.com

Tiny Laser Show Lights Up Quantum Computing
December 9, 2010 - photonics.com

3D laser could lead to built-in holographic displays
December 8, 2010 - Electronista

Laser weapon lasts for 6 hours
December 8, 2010 - New Scientist blog

ZScape brings 3D Maps without the need for glasses
December 8, 2010 - T3 Magazine

Scientists develop laser-beam steering system for quantum computing
December 7, 2010 - TechEye

Video: In Groundbreaking Demonstration of Flying Lightfoil, Laser Beam Generates Lift
December 6, 2010 - Popular Science

Treemetrics 3D scanning helps loggers make more money cutting fewer trees
December 6, 2010 - VentureBeat

Lasers Give Scientists Close-Up View of the Skin
December 6, 2010 - Technology Review

3-D Laser Scanner Images Dinosaur Footprints
December 2, 2010 - photonics.com

On-Chip Light Pulses Promise Ultrafast Data Transfer
December 1, 2010 - Electronic Component News

November 2010

"WindScanner" Uses Laser Beams to Measure Wind Conditions
November 30, 2010 - Fast Company

Science fiction that turned into fact
November 29, 2010 - Telegraph

Laser-driven system replaces ground personnel who directed pilots into gates
November 28, 2010 - Baltimore Sun

Recent Imaging Technique can Spot Cancer Cells Accurately
November 27, 2010 - Med India

Turbo-charged: How a new laser blasts blocked arteries
November 27, 2010 - Mail Online

Laser can make marks inside glass
November 24, 2010 - UPI

German physicists create a 'super-photon'
November 24, 2010 - PhysOrg

New Imaging Technique Hones in to Diagnose Cancer using Laser Light
November 24, 2010 - EmaxHealth

Optics Tools Boost Solar Efficiency
November 23, 2010 - Solar Novus Today

Tuning an 'Ear' to the Music of Gravitational Waves
November 23, 2010 - NASA JPL

Laser-Guided Slingshot is DIY Project for the Family
November 22, 2010 - SlashGear

Laser Cat Mural Delights pisadero Passersby
November 18, 2010 - SFist

Laser System Creates Near Perfect Lens Pocket for Cataract Surgery
November 18, 2010 - medgadget

New Laser Near Perfect in Hair Removal
November 18, 2010 - Fox Atlanta

Laser-based camera can see around corners
November 17, 2010 - PhysOrg

Researchers put spark into scramjets
November 16, 2010 - ABC Science

Navy's Super-Laser Hunts for Cosmic Energy Secret
November 15, 2010 - Wired

(Creepy) Robot Gives Bed Baths to Patients
November 12, 2010 - PSFK

Playing the laser harp
November 11, 2010 - msnbc Photoblog

The Navy's Free Electron Laser System Will be More Than Just a Death Ray (w/ video)
November 10, 2010 - PopSci

Tiny laser: Big challenge
November, 2010 - Photonics Spectra

Laser sets records for neutron yield, laser energy
November 8, 2010 - physorg.com

Can laser eye surgery improve your golf game?
November 5, 2010 - Telegraph.co.uk

Holographic telecommuting may soon be possible
November 4, 2010 - Wired

Low Cost Laser Surgery System Nets Students 1st Prize
November 3, 2010 - Kingston Herald

Tabletop X-rays: miniaturising the synchrotron
November 1, 2010 - The Engineer

Saving the sight of premature babies
November 1, 2010 - physorg.com

October 2010

Copter sets a laser-powered record
October 29, 2010 - Cosmic Log

Trapping charged particles with laser light
October 25, 2010 - nanowerk

Lasers A Step Closer To Replacing Wire
October 25, 2010 - International Business Times

Justin Bieber's Laser Tag Brawl Gets Animated
October 25, 2010 - Celebuzz

1st Successful Ignition Experiment at NIF
October 25, 2010 - photonics.com

Picometre Precision Demonstrated By LISA Pathfinder Tests
October 22, 2010 - Space Daily

Laser Surgery Can Now Also Correct Long-sightedness
October 22, 2010 - Med India

Microscopy with Self-reconstructing Laser Beams
October 18, 2010 - photonics.com

Physicists detect and control quantum states in diamond with light
October 14, 2010 - PhysOrg

Oregon scientists blast photons with green lasers
October 13, 2010 - KVAL

Gravity up close: Looking for extra dimensions by measuring gravity at the microscopic level
October 13, 2010 - PhysOrg

Laser breakthrough could soon enable 1-TB optical storage
October 2010 - Photonics Spectra

Beam control system to help laser weapon protect soldiers
October 2010 - Photonics Spectra

In New Attempt to Build a Practical Military Laser Weapon, Lockheed Inverts a Prism
October 12, 2010 - Popular Science

A new concept in microscopy: Self-reconstructing laser beams
October 12, 2010 - nanowerk

Pioneer's prototype HUD mixes lasers, Android
October 11, 2010 - cnet cartech

Smaller, cheaper, 300 times more intense: Scientists prove theory which could revolutionise lasers
October 11, 2010 - physorg.com

Google's Got An Automated Car
October 10, 2010 - The Moderate Voice

Laser Will Melt Your Brain (Tumor, That Is)
October 8, 2010 - Discovery News

The National Ignition Facility- The Big Picture
October 8, 2010 - Boston.com

Spooky quantum entanglement disturbed
October 8, 2010 - msnbc

First successful integrated experiment at National Ignition Facility announced
October 8, 2010 - physorg.com

Land-locked Laser Burns Boat Across Potomac
October 6, 2010 - photonics.com

How quickly time flies

A Tracking Device That Fits on the Head of a Pin
October 6, 2010 - US News and World Report

October 5, 2010 - OptoIQ

Charles Townes on the Virtue of Tenacity
October 5, 2010 - photonics.com

Scientists isolate, hold, photograph inpidual Rubidium 85 atom
October 1, 2010 - physorg.com

September 2010

New tool 'cooks' cancer cells in inoperable brain tumors
September 30, 2010 - physorg.com

NASA shoots the Moon
September 29, 2010 - Bad Astronomy

Can lasers help you stop smoking? Check the data
September 29, 2010 - Reuters

Ultrafast Laser Pulse Makes Desktop Black Hole Glow
September 29, 2010 - Wired Science

JPL Gets 'Photon Gun' to Study Martian Rocks
September 27, 2010 - photonics.com

Painless laser device could spot early signs of disease
September 26, 2010 - BBC News

Scientists use giant laser to measure cloud temperature
September 25, 2010 - ABC News

Vintage lasers and return of pupular laser light shows highlight anniversary celebration at Univ. of Arizona
September 24, 2010 - SPIE Newsroom

Life-saving lights
September 24, 2010 - Seminole Voice

Pair to build new laser in caverns to measure day length
September 24, 2010 - stuff.co.nz

Laser imaging reveals the secrets of an unassuming predator
September 23, 2010 - ars technica

Lasers Blast Worm That Was Eating Man's Eye
September 22, 2010 - CBS News

New Atomic-Laser Compass Determines Direction of Magnetic Fields Optically
September 21, 2010 - Popular Science

Alternative to X-rays makes its first step
September 21, 2010 - MSNBC

Imax, others back Laser Light Engines for brigher 3D future in movies
September 21, 2010 - VentureBeat

Lockheed Fiber Laser Nabs $14M Contract
September 20, 2010 - photonics.com

The Night When NASA Let People Watch as They Fired Lasers at the Moon
September 20, 2010 - Gizmodo

India set for building prototype gravitational wave detector
September 19, 2010 - The Hindu

Laser makes molecules super-cool
September 19, 2010 - Nature News

Aircraft laser blinds heat-seeking missles
September 17, 2010 - Wired

Lose Love Handles With The Zerona Laser
September 16, 2010 - myFOXla.com

The future's bright for DESY
September 15, 2010 - physicsworld.com

New mobile US Navy laser weapon approved to commence design
September 14, 2010 - Digital Journal

Temporal coherence: Future laser technology reaches new era
September 13, 2010 - PhysOrg.com

Scientists Invent a Tractor Beam
September 8, 2010 - Fox News

Silicon photonics uses vapor-filled waveguide
September 7, 2010 - EE Times

Lasers could defend helicopters against missiles
September 7, 2010 - msnbc.com

Lasers Used to Create Artificial Star 56 Miles Above Earth
September 7, 2010 - slashgear

From outer space, a new dilemma for old-growth forests
September 7, 2010 - Miami Herald

LCLS comes online
September 6, 2010 - physorg.com

Slowing down light could boost networking
September 6, 2010 - PCpro

Laser Powered Helicopter Paves The Way For Space Elevators
September 3, 2010 - ubergizmo

IR supercontinuum laser helps defend helicopters
September 3, 2010 - OptoIQ

Laser 'Bottle' Gravity Test Proposed
September 2, 2010 - photonics.com

The science of low-level laser therapy
September 2, 2010 - KDRV

An unexpected dark pulse laser
September 2010 - photonics.com

August 2010

Bright future
August 2010 - Cosmos magazine

LIA: Class 4 Portable Lasers Pose Risks
August 30, 2010 - photonics.com

Lidar monitors environmental changes
August 25, 2010 - SPIE Newsroom

New "Laser" Weapon Debuts in LA County Jail
August 23, 2010 - NBC LA

London 2012 Olympics: laser guns to be used over air pistols for modern pentathalon
August 23, 2010 - Telegraph.co.uk

An X-ray laser with firepower
August 20, 2010 - Greenbang

Man builds DIY laser microscope, finds his water is full of bugs
August 20, 2010 - Dvice

The Mars science gear on Curiosity
August 20, 2010 - Cnet

Laser surgery saves twins
August 20, 2010 - WPTV

Researchers Develop Easy, Accurate Method for Testing Laser Weapons
August 18, 2010 - DailyTech

FDA approvals include femtosecond lasers
August 18, 2010 - optics.org

Tron-technology harnessed to restore whaling ship
August 17, 2010 - NewScientist

Laser Technology Compliments Radiation Therapy
August 17, 2010 - Photonics.com

Optic pacemaker: Embryonic heartbeats paced with laser pulses
August 15, 2010 - Scientific American

Extravagant Fiction Today... Cold Fact Tomorrow
August 2010 - Photonics.com

Laser Etching Process Makes Glass Biochips
August 12, 2010 - Photonics.com

Star Wars Creator Calls Off Duel over 'Lightsaber' Laser Pointer
August 12, 2010 - TechNewsDaily

3-D Mapping Laser Backpack is the Nerdiest Back-to-School Item Ever
August 11, 2010 - PCWorld

Program Manager Highlights Laser Science, Technology
August 11, 2010 - Defense.gov

A Leap for Lasers and Photodetectors
August 10, 2010 - photonics.com

Young Engineer Uses Webcam, Laser to Build Budget 3-D Scanner
August 8, 2010 - Wired

Charles Freed, pioneer of laser technologies, dies at age 84
August 6, 2010 - MITnews

Achtung! Test safety of laser pointers with paper cups, webcam
August 5, 2010 - Ars Technica

Taking the Twinkle Out of the Night Sky
August 5, 2010 - US News and World Report

Laser Fusion Energy Commercial by 2030?
August 2, 2010 - optics.org

July 2010

Nanotechnology holds hope for targeting of cancer cells
July 28, 2010 - Winston-Salem Journal

Human Breath Fueled Laser
July 27, 2010 - ubergizmo

Australian Company Develops Junk-Tracking Space Laser
July 24, 2010 - VOANews

Police to experiment with blinding 'Dazer Laser'?
July 23, 2010 - CNet

Sony's Blue-Violet Laser Will Bring 20x More Capacity Than Blu-Ray
July 23, 2010 - Slash Gear

Some like it hot: How to heat a 'nano bathtub'
July 22, 2010 - nanowerk

NASA Uses Space Lasers to Map the World's Forests [pics]
July 21, 2010 - Mashable

Raytheon's killer laser--4, UAVs--0 (photos)
July 21, 2010 - CNet

Driverless Vans Heading From Italy to China
July 20, 2010- AP

U.S. Navy Laser Weapon Shoots Down Drones in Test [Video]
July 19, 2010 - Scientific American

Artwork done with laser's help
July 19, 2010 - Voice of Russia

Scientists to create the most detailed map of California coastline ever assembled
July 18, 2010 - MercuryNews.com

Volvo's pedestrian detection works, usually
July 16, 2010 - boston.com

Bomb-detecting sensors advance at 'terahertz' scale
July 13, 2010 - USA Today

Test-driving the laser-wielding QB telepresence robot
July 10, 2010 - CNET Crave

Mouseless, the 'invisible' computer mouse (w/ Video)
July 8, 2010 - physorg

'Horrendously Intense' Laser Shrinks the Proton
July 7, 2010 - Wired Science

Life Without Lasers?
July 7, 2010 - Photonics.com

Laser Pioneer Federico Capasso Awarded Berthold Leibinger Zukunftspreis
July 7, 2010 - Photonics Online

Unpeeling Atoms from the Inside Out
July 6, 2010 - Scientific Computing

X-Ray Laser Resurrects a Laboratory No Longer in the Vanguard
July 5, 2010 - New York Times

Nanoscale plasmonic motor drive micro-sized disk
July 5, 2010 - nanowerk

Start of tunnel construction for largest high-speed camera for the nanoworld
July 1, 2010 - nanowerk

June 2010

Unpeeling atoms and molecules from the inside out
June 30, 2010 - nanowerk

Print your own lasers, lights, and TV screens
June 30, 2010 - freshscience

Toptica Wins ESO Contract for Laser Guide Stars
June 28, 2010 - Photonics.com

Light memories recall quantum information
June 28, 2010 - Cosmos

Pictures: Oldest Apostle Images Revealed by Laser
June 24, 2010 - National Geographic

Scientists make major quantum mechanics breakthrough
June 24, 2010 - ITPro

Laser Phosphor Display (LPD) television - it's all done with mirrors
June 24, 2010 - PhysOrg

Research to be published in optical society journal
June 23, 2010 - Seminole Chronicle

Laser celebrated in London and Paris
June 21, 2010 - optics.org

New laser shoots beams of night
June 17, 2010 - MSNBC

First lasing below 4.5 nanometres at DESY's free-electron laser
June 16, 2010 - nanowerk

Archive Gallery: Popsci's Very First Laser, and Other Groundbreaking Moments
June 10, 2010 - Popular Science

Amazing 'pulse of darkness' ray tech birthed in US gov labs
June 10, 2010 - The Register

Bone Replacement From Laser Melting
June 10, 2010 - Before It's News

Laser tracks electrons in molecules
June 9, 2010 - RSC

Leibinger awards recognize laser advances
June 8, 2010 - SPIE

Lasers could 'sense' vapours released by explosives
June 7, 2010 - BBC News

Forget needles. 'Please' delivers drugs via lasers
June 7, 2010 - Cnet crave

Beam me up: Data teleported 10 miles
June 7, 2010 - MSNBC

Laser Therapy May Ease Type of Eczema
June 3, 2010- Reuters

Laser Guided Scissors.
June 3, 2010 - Slippery Brick

Navy uses laser to shoot down drone
June 1, 2010- SignOnSanDiego.com

Laser Spine Institute offering golfers an alternative to open back and neck surgeries
June 1, 2010 - examiner.com

May 2010

'Space laser tech needed' to measure volcanic ash
May 29, 2010- BBC News

Hoverboard Project Takes Flight--and Actually Hovers
May 27, 2010- PCWorld

Light sparks new approach to data storage
May 23, 2010 - RSC.org

Prestigious Laser Research Award Goes to Colorado State University Student on Laser's 50th Anniversary
May 23, 2010 - Nanotechnology Now

Nottingham Caves Brought to You in 3-D
May 21, 2010- DiscoveryNews

Primordial Gravitational Waves Provide a Test of Cosmological Theories
May 21, 2010 - Scientific American

Water Motions Revealed (w/ Video)
May 21, 2010 - PhysOrg

A Mosquito Zapping Laser That Fights Malaria? Yes! (video and TED lecture)
May 19, 2010 - Singularity Hub

Tech Podcast: The laser turns 50
May 18, 2010 - PRI's The World

How lasers will light up the future of medicine
May 18, 2010 - BBC News

Laser Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary
May 16, 2010 - eweek

Laser turns 50 years old
May 16, 2010 - Cosmos

Happy 50th Birthday to the Laser
May 16, 2010 - tonic

A Look Back at 50 Years of Lasers
May 15, 2010 - Fox News

'Star Wars' meets reality? Military testing laser weapons
May 14, 2010 - USA Today

The laser turns 50
May 14, 2010 - CNET

Albert Einstein, not Darth Vader, first imagined laser technology
May 14, 2010 - USA Today

Key Moments in the Laser's First Half Century: Scientific American
May 14, 2010 - Scientific American

Lasers at the cutting edge of science
May 14, 2010 - Scientific American

Happy 50th birthday to the laser
May 14, 2010 - CNN

Happy anniversary to the laser: life-changing technology at 50 years
May 13, 2010 - SPIE

Redefining electrical current law with the transistor laser
May 12, 2010 - PhysOrg

Making light work: The 50-year odyssey of the laser
May 12, 2010 - PhysOrg

Photo of the Day: A visit to the laser lab
May 12, 2010 - DavidsonNews.net

World record for shortest controllable time
May 11, 2010 - nanowerk

Where origami meets rocket science (Former laser physicist turns origami master)
May 11, 2010 - Washington Post

Mapping Ancient Civilization, in a Matter of Days
May 10, 2010 - New York Times

With Lasers and Flyovers, a Solar Map of New York
May 9, 2010 - New York Times

Largest scientific instrument ever built to prove Einstein's theory of general relativity
May 9, 2010 - Telegraph

Laser Power Beaming Aimed At UAVs
May 8, 2010 - Aviation Week

The Ever-Widening World of Tiny Projectors
May 7, 2010 - New York Times

Sensing hazardous gases over kilometer distances using optical fiber systems
May 7, 2010 - SPIE

Light shows, ray guns and blades: the laser is 50
May 6, 2010 - NewScientist

How Lasers Will Change The World
May 6, 2010 - Forbes

Bob Hess focuses energy on old lasers
May 6, 2010 - Mercury News

Laser 'tractor beams' to tidy up space junk
May 6, 2010 - NewScientist

Scots team undertake 3D laser scan of Mount Rushmore
May 6, 2010 - BBC News

First X-ray laser's early success brings approval for next-phase facility
May 5, 2010 - PhysOrg

Air Force Treating Wounds With Lasers and Nanotech
May 5, 2010 - Wired

Engineers Demo Smallest Room Temperature Laser
May 3, 2010 - PhysOrg

DIY: the laser jacket
May 3, 2010 - CrunchGear

Rain-making lasers could trigger showers on demand
May 2, 2010 - nature news

New research could help develop gamma ray lasers and produce fusion power
May 1, 2010 - PhysOrg

April 2010

A*STAR Researchers Demonstrate Painting Metals with Lasers
April 29, 2010 - Before It's News

Drug Combined With Laser Proved Effective for Improving Diabetic Blindness
April 28, 2010 - TopNews

Can world's largest laser zap Earth's energy woes?
April 28, 2010 - CNN.com

Found on the Moon: A Soviet Laser Reflector That Was Lost for 40 Years
April 27th, 2010 - Discover Magazine

Lasing Beyond Light
April 27th, 2010 - Science News

Palestinian girls invent laser cane
April 27, 2010 - CBC News

Debate on Laser Liposuction to Remove Fat
April 26, 2010 - WebMD

Made to order diamonds hold key to stunning laser discoveries
April 22, 2010 - PhysOrg

Pricey laser treatment claims to promote growth
April 21, 2010 - JSOnline

Laser show, carnival kick off Cambridge Science Festival Saturday
April 21, 2010 - boston.com

World's largest yacht shoots frickin' laser beams
April 21, 2010 - DVICE

Laser to scan Robin Hood's prison under Nottingham city
April 20, 2010 - BBC

Laser research could help U.S. respond to terror attack
April 20, 2010 - R&D

Laser writing of 3D circuits wins big prize
April 19, 2010 - Eureka

Swiss lasers map volcanic ash cloud
April 19, 2010 - swissinfo.ch

A Short History of Laser Light Shows
April 19, 2010 - OPN

Ke$ha's SNL laser harp revealed
April 19, 2010 - beatweek

Solar-powered 4-way Traffic Lights Relay Laser Signals for Better Guidance
April 14, 2010 - the design blog

DRDO developing laser-based bomb disposal kit
April 14, 2010 - Press Trust of India

Laser guns in shooting event backed by pentathlon chief
April 13, 2010 - BBC Sport

Gravity Affects Time Flow
April 13, 2010 - Epoch Times

Drinking and Lasing: Scientists make lasers out of drinks for fun
April 4, 2010 - Scienceline

Inoperable cancers killed by new laser surgery
April 3, 2010 - Times Online

Video of heart before it begins to beat captured
April 3, 2010 - OneIndia

Science meets innovation at Stanford Photonics Research Center (video)
April 1, 2010 - physicsworld

Save Money: Cut Energy Costs (Engineers Design Hand Held Device that Uses Lasers to Detect Drafts in Your Home, Save Energy, Money)
April 1, 2010 - DBIS

March 2010

Laser tag still exists. How awesome is that?
March 26, 2010 - Baltimore Sun

Laser Guidance Adds Power to Wind Turbines
March 25, 2010 - Wired Science

Laser Security for the Internet
March 23, 2010 - ScienceBlog.com

Laser Treatment May Work for Cataracts
March 22, 2010 - New York Times

The 50th Anniversary Of The Laser Gets MTV Looking At Our All-Time Favorites In Movies
March 22, 2010 - MTV Movies Blog

Navy laser weapon goes through early tests
March 19, 2010 - UPI.com

Magic Laser And Nanoparticle Engines To Solve Emissions Crisis?
March 18, 2010 - Motor Authority

Weak laser can ignite nanoparticles with exciting possibilities
March 18, 2010 - University of Florida News

GM turns windshield into laser light show
March 17, 2010 - CNET

Ultra-powerful laser makes silicon pump liquid uphill with no added energy
March 17, 2010 - sify news

For Cooler Chips, Follow the Grooves
March 15, 2010 - New York Times

Laser Pointer Aimed Toward Space in 1997 Finally Annoying Planet 13 Light-Years Away
March 15, 2010 - The Onion

"IBM closer to chips with frickin' laser beams"
March 3, 2010 - The Register

Predicting the Next Quake
March 1, 2010 - DBIS

February 2010

Science in Action (podcast interviews with OSA's Tom Baer and NIF's Ed Moses)
February 26, 2010 - BBC

"Lasers lift dirt of ages from artworks"
February 26, 2010 - BBC News

Ultrafast Laser Enables New Technologies
February 25, 2010 - Photonics.com

"Detecting cancer through laser-induced ultrasound"
February 24, 2010 - Cnet

World's first laser-sensing recycling robot manufactured in Osaka
February 23, 2010 - PARC

"Physicists take a big step toward practical sound-based laser analogues"
February 22, 2010 - Nanowerk

"Video: Testing Airborne Laser Weapons"
February 17, 2010 - FoxNews

New Lasers Fight Crime, Martians
February 16, 2010 - Wired Science

"Using Lasers to Zap Mosquitoes" (w/ link to video)
February 12, 2010 - The New York Times

"U.S. successfully test airborne laser on missile"
February 12, 2010 - Reuters

"Two Northrop Grumman Laser Systems Help Airborne Laser Testbed Turn Science Fiction into Fact"
February 12, 2010 - CNNMoney

"Iran holds 1st fully domestic laser exhibit"
February 8, 2010 - Press TV

"MIT: New germanium laser better for computing"
February 5, 2010 - cnet

"Palomar's laser stretch mark device wins FDA nod"
February 4, 2010 - MassDevice

"Zap or Chill? Targeting Fat Without Surgery"
February 3, 2010 - The New York Times

"Lockheed Martin to roll out new laser-guided bomb"
February 1, 2010 - AFP

Laser Labels For Fruits and Veggies
February 1, 2010 - DBIS

January 2010

"Laser fusion test results raise energy hopes"
January 28, 2010 - BBC News

"Welcome to the Year of the Laser"
January 26, 2010 - KQED

"Going For Exawatts"
January 25, 2010 - InsideScience

"Airborne laser engages target missile in flight"
January 22, 2010 - seattlepi

"Planned Solar Satellite Will Send Energy to Earth via Infrared Laser"
January 20, 2010 - Treehugger

Charles Townes honored during celebration of laser's 50th birthday
January 19, 2010 - UC Berkeley News

"Navteq touts 3D laser mapping technology"
January 6, 2010 - CNET

December 2009

"Laser accuracy eyed with new snowplow devices in Hooksett"
December 26, 2009 - UnionLeader

"Prototype laser setup lets users 'feel' remote objects"
December 21, 2009 - CNET

"Fine-tuned laser: Step toward airport scanners that can identify explosives"
December 9, 2009 - ScienceDaily

"Miracle light: Can lasers solve the energy crisis?"
December 9, 2009 - McClatchy

"Boeing's Laser Avenger destroys 50 IEDs in Army Tests"
December 4, 2009 - LaserFocusWorld

"New laser -- it's a gas, gas, gas... sensor"
December 4, 2009 - PhysOrg

"Laser Fusion gets HiPERactive"
December 3, 2009 - physicsworld.com

"Holiday Light Show Returns to Grand Central"
December 1, 2009 - NY 1

November 2009

"Virtual Brain Surgery"
November 24, 2009 - photonics.com

"3D Mapping Drone Fires Lasers from a Mile Away (video)"
November 18, 2009 - EnGadget

"Building a More Versatile Laser"
November 17, 2009 - PhysOrg

"Could This Lump Power the Planet?"
November 14, 2009 - Newsweek

"Powerful Laser Sheds Light on Fast Ignition and High Energy Density Physics"
November 6, 2009 - ScienceDaily

"Scots Aim Lasers at Mount Rushmore and Other Landmarks"
November 4, 2009 - NY Times

"Laser-powered robot aiming for space"
November 4, 2009 - BBC News

OP-TEC Survey on Photonics Technician Jobs in the United States
November 3, 2009

"Laser Accelerates Protons to Highest Energy Ever"
November 2, 2009 - Softpedia

October 2009

"Debunking Hollywood Laser Myths"
October 30, 2009 - Popular Mechanics

"DIY Laser Market Exploding, Cosmetic Surgeons Not Happy"
October 23, 2009 - Wired

"Laser microscope aims to uncover alien life"
October 22, 2009 - New Scientist

"Lasers simulate black hole in the lab"
October 21, 2009 - COSMOS

"Mini lasers' illuminate dark molecules"
October 21, 2009 - Physics World

"Laser creates 'false memories' in fly brains"
October 15, 2009 - New Scientist

"Kellogg's combats fake flakes"
October 14, 2009 - Kellog's

"Masters of Light win Nobel Prize in Physics"
October 6, 2009 - Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

"Air Force, Boeing test laser weapon (with video)"
October 4, 2009 - KRQE

September 2009

"Ultra-cold Systems Of Atoms: Pushing The Cold Frontier In An Orderly Fashion"
September 28, 2009 - Science Daily

"Laser-Accurate microphone captures 'pure sound'"
September 21, 2009 - DVICE

"Bling Boosts Raman Lasers"
September 21, 2009 - Photonics

"Laser sight: NYU's real-life tricorder"
September 17, 2009 - Christian Science Monitor

"Lasers used for psychiatric treatments"
September 17, 2009 - ABC7 News

"Lasers Used to Guide Growth of Mammalian Cells"
September 16, 2009 - medGadget

"Laser Processes Promise Better Artificial Joints, Arterial Stents"
September 15, 2009 - Science Daily

"Laser Pulses Control Single Electrons In Complex Molecules"
September 1, 2009 - Science Daily

August 2009

" 'Cornell dots' make the world's tiniest laser"
August 19, 2009 - Nanotechwire

"Lasers to Help Whip Wind Energy into Shape"
August 13, 2009 - Clean Technica

July 2009

Mount Rushmore to get laser treatment
July 29, 2009 - USA Today

"Nanoscale laser promises faster communications"
July 29, 2009 - TG Daily

"Hope for blindness cure with laser breakthrough"
July 5 2009 - The Guardian

June 2009

"Most powerful 'sound laser' to shake up acoustics"
June 15, 2009 - New Scientist

Laser Makes Uphill Battle Easier
June 12, 2009 - Science News

"LaserFest Video Interview with Laser Focus World"
June 3, 2009

May 2009

"Laser Explosions Could Let Subs Communicate Underwater"
May 26, 2009 - Fox News

"New Nanotube Coating Enables Novel Laser Power Meter"
May 11, 2009 - Science Daily

April 2009

"Debut for world's fastest camera"
April 29, 2009 - BBC News

"Laser Makes Big Bangs Underwater"
April 26, 2009 - Science Daily

"World's first hard X-ray laser switches on"
April 21, 2009 - Symmetry

"Laser With Controlled Polarization: Innovation Opens Door To Wide Range Of Applications In Photonics And Communications"
April 13, 2009 - Science Daily

"Curved laser beams could help tame thunderclouds"
April 9, 2009 - New Scientist

Scientists take another stab at nuclear fusion
April 1, 2009 - San Francisco Chronicle

March 2009

When Frying the Hard Drive Is a Good Thing
March 23, 2009 - Science Now

Lasers Provide Antimatter Bonanza
March 13, 2009 - Physical Review Focus

February 2009

Next Generation Digital Maps Are Laser Sharp
February 23, 2009 - ScienceDaily


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