Unearthed FEMA program to distribute blue tarps after disasters has space lasers crowd convinced they’re right about Maui fires
Painting your roof blue won't protect you from imaginary government space lasers.
On Sep 12, 2023 by Mikael Thalen
‘Lasers don’t like the color blue’: Why an image of an unburnt umbrella is at the center of Hawaii wildfire conspiracies
A blue umbrella is becoming a conspiratorial narrative.
On Aug 21, 2023 by Marlon Ettinger
Tired of talking? A laser pointer can control your smart speaker
Researchers show how a laser can be used to order a Google Home to open a garage door.
On Nov 5, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
This AI-powered camera can see 28 miles away through smog
It uses AI, too.
On May 10, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
Scientists build laser that can send sounds only you can hear
Highly-targeted audio signals can only be heard by intended recipient.
On Jan 28, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
This surreal, creepy film trailer was shot entirely with laser scanners
It's an eerie look at the not-too-distant future.
On Nov 3, 2016 by Austin Powell
This DIY laser pointer contraption will entertain your cat for days
RIP your walls.
On Oct 6, 2016 by Monica Riese
This heated laser might change the way you shave forever
Skarp Technologies has raised over $1 million for its potentially revolutionary laser.
On Sep 30, 2015 by Dylan Love
Meet Boeing’s laser weapon designed to make drones go boom
Its beam literally travels at the speed of light. No drone is safe.
On Aug 28, 2015 by Dylan Love
Boeing’s laser-powered jet engine might actually blow your mind
Pew, pew, pew! Boom, boom, boom!
On Jul 15, 2015 by Curt Hopkins
Man builds a laser shotgun ‘because it wasn’t illegal for me to build’
Who wouldn't built this thing if they had the time and expertise?
On Jun 8, 2015 by Myles Tanzer
New Zealand’s new flag may feature a kiwi shooting lasers from its eyes
Amateur artists are bringing the thunder down under.
On May 20, 2015 by Eric Geller
Fan creates working Iron Man glove with lasers that can burn through wood
You obviously need one of these before the premiere.
On Apr 24, 2015 by Lisa Granshaw
These amazing 3D paintings were made by a plane
Mother nature sure is pretty.
On Apr 17, 2015 by Mike Wehner