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Title: What happens when you combine laser beams?

The way the Death Star works in the fictional Star Wars universe has long been dismissed by scientists as something that defies our physical reality, but researchers at Lawrence Livermore's National Imore »gnition Facility have found a way to successfully combine laser beams using plasma for the first time ever.« less
Title: What happens when you combine laser beams?
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Publication Date: 2017-10-16
OSTI Identifier: 1404922
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: LLNL (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY ; DEATH STAR ; LASER BEAMS ; STAR WARS ; LASER SYSTEMS ; PLASMA ; NIF ; LASER FUSION
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 00:03:38
System Entry Date: 2017-11-01