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Author Topic: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'  (Read 2005 times)

Tinman57

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Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« on: January 29, 2013, 08:30:22 PM »
  [ Came across this tonight.  Looked like something interesting to share....]

Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'

The "tractor beams" described in science fiction are one step closer to becoming a reality, but the benefits could be realized in medical laboratories before space.

http://www.smartplan...6tractor-beams/11507

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Re: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2013, 10:51:39 PM »
Sounds very cool!

So? What's next?
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Re: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2013, 11:25:42 PM »
anyone else seeing the irony in this being posted by tinman?

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Re: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2013, 12:32:45 AM »
anyone else seeing the irony in this being posted by tinman?

Is the universe trying to tell us something about him?  :o

Screenshot - 1_30_2013 , 5_31_16 PM.png

Hmmm...
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Re: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2013, 12:51:01 AM »
Is the universe trying to tell us something about him?  :o

Hmmm...

I have to wonder what attracted him to this article in the first place :huh:

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Re: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« Reply #5 on: January 30, 2013, 02:00:30 AM »
Is the universe trying to tell us something about him?  :o

Hmmm...

I have to wonder what attracted him to this article in the first place :huh:

Demonic possession? :P
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Re: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« Reply #6 on: January 30, 2013, 06:30:22 AM »
Is the universe trying to tell us something about him?  :o

Hmmm...

I have to wonder what attracted him to this article in the first place :huh:

Demonic possession? :P


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Re: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« Reply #7 on: January 30, 2013, 03:28:32 PM »
He was atractored to the light.

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Re: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« Reply #8 on: January 30, 2013, 03:34:04 PM »
Come on Guys....how much difference is there in a tractor beam and a tractor pull?

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Re: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« Reply #9 on: January 30, 2013, 03:47:52 PM »
we should totally have a numerology thread based on post counts.  it would be eerie if connections were found.   >:D

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Re: Scientists test functional 'tractor beams'
« Reply #10 on: January 30, 2013, 06:51:25 PM »
Come on Guys....how much difference is there in a tractor beam and a tractor pull?

Only the weight Shades, only the weight!  ;D