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.
Imagination Station to participate in Neighborhood Toy Store Day

...14.Imagination Station will feature a variety of family-friendly activities, including crafts, a building center and a laser maze challenge.According to the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association, the goal of Neighborhood Toy Store Day is to...
Google's driverless car drivers ride a career less traveled

...vehicles to be equipped with steering wheels or brake pedals. Everything will be controlled through a combination of sensors, lasers, software and intricate maps - a vision that could very well leave many of Google's test drivers looking for a new line of...
Nation and World
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...
Slack Tide: Cashing in on the green gold

...that retail marijuana is a cure-all - although I hear it's pretty good for headaches and nausea (not to mention Pink Floyd laser-light shows). And I neither condone nor condemn its use, provided you're of legal age and not operating heavy machinery...
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...
Face of northern Alaska pitted by tundra fire

...see how the roughness of the landscape increased since the fire.LIDAR is a laser system flown on a plane at about 3,000 feet elevation. The aircraft shoots laser light from its belly. A computer calculates the time it takes for the beam to...
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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Tools taken from truck

...Kalwara said the vehicle's owner called police at 7:38 a.m. to report the incident. The missing tools were a Spectra 500 Laser Level, two 20 volt Dewalt drills and a bag containing various small tools. Kalwara said they have a combined estimated value...


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