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
- The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.