Researchers from MIT and Harvard create a new form of matter and teach us all a lesson about the power of quantum friendship. By Eric Mack, CNET In journalism, there's something called a lede, which is just another word for the main or most important …
Yahoo Games · 9/27/2013
Star Wars fans could soon have their very-own, real-life lightsabers following research published by scientists from Harvard and MIT. Scientists have developed a new molecule which acts light the iconic lightsabers from the Star Wars universe. (LucasFilm ...
International Business Times · 9/30/2013
The force is clearly with them. In a reported first, researchers at Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed a newfangled technology that theoretically could be used to construct an actual lightsaber. Until now, photons, or the ...
FOX News · 9/29/2013
It’s the news that Star Wars fans have been waiting for for years – scientists have created a lightsaber. However, the weapon will be of little use if you are trying to fend off the dark side of the Force. It was created by accident when a team managed ...
Metro · 9/27/2013
Scientists in America have 'accidentally' found a way forward to the creation of real-life weapons as used by Jedi Knights • Star Wars pet clothing range has puppies feeling the force • How to make your own Jedi lightsaber Coming to a store near you ... · 10/1/2013
They haven’t actually created a real-life lightsaber, but understanding the physics is the first step to that ever happening. “It’s not an in-apt analogy to compare this to lightsabers,” Harvard physics professor Mikhail Lukin said in a statement.
Sanfrancisco cbslocal · 10/1/2013
It's a Star Wars fan's dream come true: the lightsaber is now real! Researchers from MIT and Harvard discovered how to gather photons and atoms to create a new form of matter, according to CNET. The real-life lightsaber however, is no deadly weapon ...
The Latin Post · 9/30/2013
We didn't realize it was "Star Wars" week, but after TMZ posted two sets of awesome photos from the set of Episode VII -- we've now captured a real-life "lightsaber" battle in Central Park ... well as real as possible. These aren't just some random nerds ...
TMZ · 6/5/2014
That’s because researchers at MIT and Harvard have managed to create a real-life lightsaber in the lab. The actual science is mind-numbing. It involves getting photons to bind together into molecules. But in scientific circles, it is a big deal.
Central Pennsylvania · ByJohn Luciew · 9/27/2013
Real-life lightsabers is how an MIT professor describes complex research into photons. MIT Professor Vladan Vuletic used lasers to discover a new form of matter. "It has long been a dream to have photons of light beams interact with one another," Vuletic said. · 10/1/2013