Archive: 02/14/2006

World's longest laser invented

Academics at Aston University in Birmingham, UK have invented what is thought to be the world’s longest laser. They have transformed an optical fibre 75 kilometres long into the laser, which the team hopes will ...

Feb 14, 2006 4.3 / 5 (80) 0

NASA Outlines FY 2006 Operating Plan

NASA has sent to Congress its operating plan for the remainder of fiscal year 2006, which runs until Sept. 30. Such plans, a formality required as part of the budget process, allow legislators to evaluate the proposed funding ...

Feb 14, 2006 4.3 / 5 (3) 0

Spirit Completes Fourth Mile On Mars

Spirit is healthy and continues to make progress toward "Home Plate" after driving more than 150 meters (492 feet), taking images, making atmospheric observations, and analyzing geology.

Feb 14, 2006 3.4 / 5 (7) 0

Internet vid content jumps on mobile wave

In the thriller recut of the romantic trailer for "Sleepless in Seattle," a needy Meg Ryan stalks her next victim, the lonely widower Tom Hanks residing in the painfully overcast, rainy city.

Feb 14, 2006 5 / 5 (2) 0
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