Stopping Light - "cool" trick

Scientists can almost stop light :cool:

What does it really mean…there is no tomorrow???

[quote=deanimator;1939417]Scientists can almost stop light :cool:

What does it really mean…there is no tomorrow???

http://www.wired.com/science/discoveries/magazine/15-11/st_alphageek[/quote]
It means that optical routers are gonna be kickass, real soon :stuck_out_tongue:

It’s interesting to see how fast moving something from one BEC to another is …
Faster than light communications transmission … here we come :wink:

And on the negative side … Woohooo! Pulse lasers!
Stacks on the Avatar … :stuck_out_tongue:

Now, if rail guns could just catch up :stuck_out_tongue:

Little Orphan Annie won’t have anything to sing about anymore…OH NO!

[QUOTE=deanimator;1939417]Scientists can almost stop light :cool:

What does it really mean…there is no tomorrow???

http://www.wired.com/science/discoveries/magazine/15-11/st_alphageek[/QUOTE]
It means that at almost zero Kelvin nobody will hear and see you scream.