Laser weapons no longer only exist in science fiction! Lasers are being used to develop ultra precise weapons, but how do they work?
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How A Laser Weapon Works
“The beam of light part is basically accurate — that’s what a laser produces, although in this case the light is not in the visible part of the spectrum. But the Navy weapon does not blast anything; instead, it heats its target, bombarding it with light particles until it ablates, ignites or otherwise is damaged. It is death by a bazillion photons.”
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