Star Trek tractor beam created

A new tool uses a beam of light as a tiny 'tractor beam' to manipulate microscopic objects.

Tel Aviv University's Holographic Optical Tweezers (HOTs) can manipulate up to 300 nanoparticles at a time. The technology could have applications in communications and quantum computing.

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James Webb Space Telescope finds 'extremely red' supermassive black hole growing

The supermassive black hole is 40 million times as massive as the sun and powers a quasar that existed 700 million years after the Big Bang.


15 Tips & Settings to Get the Most Out of Vision Pro

Vision Pro is here and it’s a surprisingly capable device. Apple has also loaded the headset with a ton of options and features that aren’t obvious at first glance.

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Odysseus mission to be cut short after moon lander's sideways touchdown

Engineers expect to lose contact with the private US moon lander Odysseus on Tuesday, cutting short the mission after its sideways touchdown last week.

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