A Week in Review: 5/18/14 – 5/24/14

May 21, 2014

Academy research has a ‘bright future’
Researchers and cadets surpassed major milestones this year – filing new patents, creating major Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) outreach events and developing new research projects that will assist the Air Force in continuing to dominate air, space and cyberspace for decades.
http://www.usafa.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123411785

May 19, 2014

A device that essentially listens for light waves could help open up the last frontier of the electromagnetic spectrum—the terahertz range.
http://ns.umich.edu/new/releases/22188-new-t-ray-tech-converts-light-to-sound-for-weapons-detection-medical-imaging