TITLE

Beam me up, Bruce

PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);6/21/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7606, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that scientists in Australia have successfully teleported a beam of laser light. Comments from physicist Ping Koy Lam about the experiment.
ACCESSION #
7105953

 

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