LASER REVIEWERS
a monthly magazine for intelligent Homo sapiens

January - February 2016


Detection of gravitational waves... via laser interferometry... has been reported [Commentary: great news... this opens a whole new way to observe and study the cosmos]


Our galaxy might not be teeming with humanoid life forms


They say that "dangerous numbers"... threaten the "end of physics" [Commentary: unlikely... physics will be around as long as there is space and matter]


Luminosity irregularity of KIC8462852 continues to generate alien conjectures in the media... centered around a Dyson sphere [Commentary: the randomness of the intensity fluctuations is a rather weak argument in support of an alien civilization ]


Dyson sphere


The most powerful supernova detected so far... they say


Rumours of gravitational waves


New Maxwell demon


Scientists sign open letter letter in opposition to... Autonomous Weapons









F. J. Duarte





Optics news


Thought provoking physics videos


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Published on the 1st of June, 2013; updated on the 30th of January, 2014