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Sep 14, 2015 11:52 AM ET
Could we one day use lasers to push lightning wherever we want it to go? Maybe, sure, but that 'one day' is likely to be a long way off. Still, though, scientists aren't easily discouraged, and it's no surprise that they're working on it.
Jun 17, 2015 02:30 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
An engine powered by evaporation is made from bacterial spores that can lift more than 50 times their own weight.
May 6, 2015 11:20 AM ET // AFP
A $15 million wind and wave machine is six times larger than any hurricane simulator ever built.
Jan 2, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Developers with the World Islands project will use advanced technology to create outdoor snow in the desert.
Oct 7, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
A contraption that's linked to a sensor-packed tower picks up variations in wind, rain, temperature and light to produce live streaming music 24 hours a day. Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2014 12:54 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A network of individual modules sense the weather near you and sends hyper-local conditions to your phone. Continue reading →
Jul 9, 2014 02:56 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
It's not very, very frightening. Continue reading →
May 2, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Laser tech takes aim at problems big and small.
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