Optics and Photonics in the News

Optics & Photonics in the News

Biomedical Optics

Defense & Security

General Optics


Invisibility Cloaking


Laser Fusion



Optical Fiber Communications

Quantum optics

Solar Energy

Optics and Photonics TV

Inside Science Television

OSA has partnered with the American Institute of Physics (AIP) to develop television news segments on the latest advances in optics and photonics.

Explore the Science of Light

This interactive education web site is devoted to everything optics! It is a resource for young students, parents, and educators that includes: experiments & tutorials, an optics timeline, career profiles, an optical illusions section and much more!