Facebook recently unveiled that its team at Connectivity Lab crafted a way to put high-speed internet in the hands of isolated communities. The device relies on lasers and luminescence, and we broke down how it works.
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A new Internet connection for spacecraft can download more than 100 songs a second.
Space June 4, 2014
NASA, MIT successfully test broadband connections between the Earth and the moon. The data rate achieved with lasers beats any Wi-Fi on Earth.
Space June 3, 2014
Radio communication is no longer suitable for modern space travel. A new laser network can transmit data much faster than most internet services on the Earth.
Space February 23, 2014