Star Wars creator George Lucas is trying to stop a company from making a high-powered laser that bloggers around the world have dubbed "a real-life lightsaber". His company, Lucasfilm, has theatened legal action against Shanghai …
So why don’t we have working lightsabers in real life? Surely physicists must be smart enough (and big enough Star Wars fans) to be able to produce one of these incredible objects. The obvious way of building a lightsaber would be to …
Coppers carrying out drugs bust film themselves using thermal lance to cut through steel security gate as police turn up heat on drugs gangs This is the dramatic moment police use a real-life 'lightsaber' to gain entry to a suspected drugs …
But it notes coverage from technology blogs that have frequently made that comparison. A headline from tech blog Gizmodo called the device “a real life lightsaber.” The Daily Tech blog called it “perhaps the first consumer laser …
The Washington Free Beacon‘s Ellison Barber discussed the scientific "discovery" of real-life light sabers on The BlazeTV Friday evening. Researchers have discovered a new kind of matter called phototonic molecules, which cause …
Marcus Theatres’ policies allow helmets and hats but not masks or anything that covers the face; they allow lightsabers but not toy guns ... But don’t you dare get Carrie Fisher, her real-life counterpart, started on her well-known bikini …
So why don’t we have working lightsabers in real life? Surely physicists must be smart enough (and big enough Star Wars fans) to be able to produce one of these incredible objects. The obvious way of building a lightsaber would be to …
Disney could be about to turn Star Wars lightsaber battles into reality - well, almost. A new patent describes plans to create a device which looks, feels and sounds like the real thing. It shows that drones would be used to fire beams of …
The lightsaber that Luke Skywalker wielded in the first two ... The handle still has the brand — Graflex — stenciled into it. Of course, in real life, it doesn’t light up, make that intergalactic humming noise, deflect laser blasts or cut through ...
Lightsabers in hand, fans are meeting every other Saturday ... "As old as the movies are, there are certain ideas and ways of behaving that can translate to real life. "What kid doesn't want to be Luke Skywalker or Han Solo? What kid doesn't …