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Exploring With Lasers

It can measure time in billionths of a second, detect a single atom, and drill through a diamond.  It can help repair the delicate tissues of the eye.  It will propel rockets into space faster, higher and more cheaply than ever before.  It is a laser -- a new tool of light.  Its scientific elements, history and the fascinating research that has taken place in the last two decades are all explored here.