Alaska Air flight: laser strike, lands safely in Seattle

...says a flight from Juneau, Alaska, reported experiencing a laser strike late Thursday night as it approached Seattle-Tacoma...information on whether anyone in the cockpit was affected by the laser.The plane carried 70 passengers and five crew members.
Scientists worry about arms race in artificial intelligence hoping for a discussion on whether autonomous weapons should fall into the same category as chemical weapons and blinding lasers - namely that they be shunned."It's imperative to hear the voices of the scientists," he said of the many who have devoted...
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Niche spa treatments growing in number

...and fillers, chemical peels and laser treatments. Between business. Then they got a laser. "Laser hair removal is one of the biggest...spider veins and do facials using lasers. Late last year, they picked up...
Juneau's Veterans for Peace "Grow Peace" in downtown Juneau park

...coordination of the piece; his son, Gerald Gotschall, digitized Fowler's drawing.A company in Anchorage cut it out with a laser cutter, and the color was baked on."It's got pizzazz, it's got vim, and it's got vigor," Smith said. "And...
Israel leads global drone exports as demand grows

...fitting dozens of drones with advanced sensors, cameras and lasers before they are shipped to militaries worldwide to perform highly...Software can detect in real time movements on the ground. A laser beamed from a drone can guide a missile fired from a nearby...
Supercharged Science Workshop

...pounds of rockets, robots and lasers to Fairbanks, Wasilla, Soldotna...teaching kids how to make robots and laser light shows - all in one day...building robots, working with lasers to create a laser light show and taking an intergalactic...
Juneau Mercantile & Armory opens

...otherwise available to the public is a soon-to-be-online firearm simulator, in which users handle real firearms with CO2 and lasers, taking aim at on-screen figures like zombies. "It's the X-Box of the future," Tarver said. Also with safety in...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...High School, bringing comedy, puppetry, acrobatic feats and lasers to Alaska. Juggling is the heart of the show, and the performers...each town." The troupe has been teaching school classes about lasers and giving juggling lessons and demonstrations as well as performing...
Gull Control

...they like to feed. Biologists and landfill workers also deploy lasers, fake coyotes, "banger" fireworks, paint balls and plain...other people's remarks at "The Muskegger" . "Flashing the laser light kind of freaks them out," she added. "It disturbs...
Outside editorial: Weaning ourselves from a China import

...ubiquitous phones. Holmium, another mineral, has the greatest magnetic strength of any element and is used in medical and dental lasers. Truth is, an amazing number of technologies and military weaponry rely on a group of 15 rare earth minerals, most of them...


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