Lazer beams -- end of collateral damage?

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    On a somewhat related note... I don't see why they can't replace power tools e.g. drills and saws, with lasers. They probably would be safer and may do a better job...
     
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    Because they're expensive as hell right now and soak up too much power.

    Anyway, it seems like a good idea to me. Anyone who's ever played Command and Conquer: Generals knows exactly how cool lasers are. ;)
     
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    TOo powerful.

    WHy not the ronco home nuclear reactor?
     
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    I spent so many hours as a kid trying to make a light saber. My raw materials were flashlights, geodes, and prisms. I also tried to make a sleestack style pylon to teleport across the jungle. Again, my raw materials were flashlights, geodes, and prisms.
     
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    I've always thought that lazers would be the way to cure any recruiting shortfalls. The Army could just put out a bunch of posters with "OMG LaZ0rs PEW PEW PEW!" and get hordes of sci-fi fans.
     

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