Latest Charles Hard Townes Stories
Fifty years ago Sunday, a man named Theodore Maiman built the first working laser.
What would life be like without the laser?
A massive bright reddish star in the Orion constellation has mysteriously shrunk by over 15 percent in the last 15 years.
Word of the Day
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]