NASA sets record with data connection to Moon; suck it, AT&T U-verse!

Apparently, my U-verse rep is right, getting Internet access is rocket science and I should stop screaming at him. As for its Lunar Laser Communication Demonstration (LLCD), NASA has demonstrated a new record for data transmission using lasers. Communicating with laser sounds so cool, dude!

NASA to test laser communications system

NASA is working on a new communications system that could dramatically cut the time needed to transmit high-resolution images from Mars.