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World's fastest flashbulb 
20th-Jun-2008 02:08 pm
science
Fastest-ever flashgun captures image of light wave
19:00 19 June 2008
NewScientist.com news service
Colin Barras

However hard you stare, you would still miss it. Researchers have found a way to generate the shortest-ever flash of light – 80 attoseconds (billionths of a billionth of a second) long. [...]

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What is really cool about this is that they TOOK A PICTURE OF A WAVE OF LIGHT!!!

ZOMGWTFBBQ!!!

Yeah... the plan is to shorten the flash time to the point that they can take pictures of INDIVIDUAL PROTONS!!

Yowza!
Comments 
21st-Jun-2008 12:15 am (UTC)
ZOMGWTFBBQ!!!

This is the first time I've ever used the above expression... but I really mean it! That's incredible.
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