Under the Microscope: High-tech Camera

Jan 8, 2015

  What if we could design a camera that could take a hundred billion pictures a second ― enough to record the fastest phenomena in the universe.

Sounds like science fiction, right? 

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But it’s not. Véronique LaCapra talked to a scientist at Washington University in St. Louis who has developed an imaging system that breaks down some of the barriers between science fiction and reality.