Massive 10-Petawatt Laser Can Vaporize Matter

A laser one-tenth of the sun’s power on Earth officially debuted in March when researchers in Romania ran the first successful test at 10 petawatts (PW). The laser is one of three in an international project in Europe known as Extreme Light Infrastructure. To date, it is the most powerful laser ever built, and it’s … Read moreMassive 10-Petawatt Laser Can Vaporize Matter