Scientists build the world’s first anti-laser

,

The device, created by a team from Yale University, is capable of absorbing an incoming laser beam entirely.

and

Instead they think it could be used in next-generation supercomputers which will be built with components that use light rather than electrons.

are enough for me today. The bad news is that this only absorbs light. It will not stop you from being melted into a puddle by the heat.

Hello There

My name is Phil Nelson and I make beautiful objects for a troubled world. I'm a designer / developer / writer / director / editor / narrator at Occipital.

Stuff I Make

More To See and Read

Browse the Archives

Hey. What're you doing all the way down here? You get lost? Just looking around? Cool. I like you.