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    Science & Technology

    The world’s most powerful laser

    By Mason Jones
    Published: Aug. 29, 2011

    Three floors down in Robert Lee Moore Hall, the Texas Petawatt Project uses the most powerful laser in the world to create states of matter like those that exist only in exotic reaches of the universe.

    Read more about the Texas Petawatt laser in Really Extreme Science: Most powerful laser creates phenomena of universe in University of Texas at Austin laboratory.

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      Steve said on Nov. 3, 2011 at 4:34 p.m.
      Does it get it's electricity from the City of Austin?
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      Adam said on Oct. 25, 2011 at 7:33 p.m.
      Salute for UT !!!
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      web tasarımı said on Sept. 25, 2011 at 1:02 p.m.
      nuclear power is important for human being and it is needed. but be careful of the radiation.
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      Beverly Zapalac said on Sept. 5, 2011 at 11:42 p.m.
      Incredible! Does this mean that UT will consider developing nuclear fusion?
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      John said on Sept. 2, 2011 at 9:09 a.m.
      At first I thought that what you are doing similar to the work that is being carried out at CERN in Europe. Now I realize that it isn't but both subjects are equally confusing. King Regards John
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      mahesh said on Aug. 31, 2011 at 2:02 a.m.
      What a cool lab, they get to wear shades all the time :-).
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