Scientists were able to use a laser to knock electrons off aluminum atoms without affecting the crystalline matrix which resulted in transparent aluminum. The effect was temporary.
This sounds great.
why is it in a Star Trek forum?
Edit: Next time I'll read the link before posting, but in Star Trek IV it was glass I believe
Feel me. Do I feel pretty?
15th September 2004
Yeah. This is based on more Star Trek tech, but it's not meant for the Entertainment forum.
:moved: to General Discussion. Reason: General Discussion material.
7th December 2003
For those who don't see the Star Trek connection:
Anlushac11;4961343Scientists were able to use a laser to knock electrons off aluminum atoms without affecting the crystalline matrix which resulted in transparent aluminum. The effect was temporary.
How is that a "new state of matter"? Its still solid, isnt it?
So I can finally see what soda looks like in the can! Yay!
Where is the YouTube video showing me I don't give a fuck about StarTrek or a scientific effect that lasted a few seconds and in reality is useless?
Interesting but worthless to me.
Now i can finally complete my invisible jet and fulfill my wonder women aspirations
It means those dressing stalls at the Levi jeans store are useless.......hehe :naughty:
10th September 2007
Now I've seen everything :rolleyes:
"I'd shush her zephyr." ~ Zephyr.