Can you really laser proof anything?
Last week, Major Lazer and La Roux joined forces to release their "Lazerproof" mixtape, a mash-up of tracks from their respective 2009 debut albums. The title " is a take on La Roux's hit single, "Bullet Proof," and in addition to providing a sweet 50 minutes of electro, dub and hip-hop goodness, it also raises the question: "Hey, can something really be laser proofed?"
The U.S. Air Force thinks so, which is why it put out a 2008 request for project proposals to protect future soldiers and weapons against the looming proliferation of laser weapons. The proposal called for the following: See more »