A very different use for lasers


#1

Breakthrough Starshot in Pictures: Laser Sail Nanocraft to See Alpha Centauri - www.space.com
http://www.space.com/32554-breakthough-starshot-interstellar-alpha-centauri-nanocraft-pictures.html

Our Glowforge will be a little short of the 100 gigawatt needed to propell a postage stamp sized probe, but that’s what modding is for, right? :smile:


#2

Just need to add some plutonium…


#3

Come on, its 2017. I think we can spring for a Mr Fusion instead. :nerd:


#4

You beat me to Mr. Fusion! Just add beer cans and banana peels…


#5

Don’t forget the flux capacitor!

http://www.oreillyauto.com/flux-capacitor.html


#6

Lol…
My Jeep: