Articles about Laser Weapons

Independence Day: DRDO's anti-drone tech guarded Modi at Red Fort

15 Aug 2020

India
Independence Day: DRDO's anti-drone tech guarded Modi at Red Fort

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on the occasion of India's 74th Independence Day, a sophisticated military tech developed by the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) formed a part of his security.

US Navy tests laser weapon capable of shooting planes mid-air

23 May 2020

World
US Navy tests laser weapon capable of shooting planes mid-air

The US Navy has successfully tested a weapon that can fire targeted beams of high-energy laser to shoot small planes and drones out of the sky.

Pentagon's laser can read heartbeats to identify people: Here's how

29 Jun 2019

Technology
Pentagon's laser can read heartbeats to identify people: Here's how

Amid growing privacy-related concerns, a scary report has revealed that the Pentagon has developed a laser that can identify people by scanning their heartbeats.

Reportedly, China has developed  a Star Wars-like laser rifle

02 Jul 2018

Technology
Reportedly, China has developed a Star Wars-like laser rifle

If a report by the South China Morning Post is to be believed, we may be pretty close to seeing a mass deployment of Star Wars-like laser rifles.

US deploys world's first laser weapon on warship

19 Jul 2017

World
US deploys world's first laser weapon on warship

The US has deployed the world's first active laser weapon on board a US Navy warship in the Persian Gulf.