Mona Lisa Sent to Outer Space via Laser

Feat represents a major advancement in laser communication

By Mark Russell,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 18, 2013 10:14 AM CST

(Newser) – Outer space just got a little more cultured. NASA scientists have successfully beamed an image of the Mona Lisa to its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter using a special laser signal, a feat that represents a major leap in laser communication technology, Space.com reports. "This...   Read full story »


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