Category : science

science / science - 5 years ago

The future of laser-beam eyes

This week's pick is a flexible membrane laser that can attach to contact lenses. Superman's laser vision just moved a step closer to reality, said Neil Savage at IEEE Spectrum. Researchers at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland have developed...

science / science - 5 years ago

Trump is Cutting the Red Tape in Space

A Falcon 9 rocket lifted off perfectly from pad 4E at Vandenberg Air Force Base March 30, carrying aloft satellites for Iridium Communications Inc. Video from the vehicle flipped on 2 minutes and 35 seconds later, just in time for webcast viewers to...

science / science - 5 years ago

Lava from Hawaii volcano enters ocean from 3 flows

HONOLULU (AP) — Lava entered the ocean from a third flow, marking the third week of a Hawaii volcano eruption that has opened up nearly two dozen vents in rural communities, destroyed dozens of buildings and shot miles-high plumes of ash into the sky...