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    Title: Laser Basics - Laser Hazard
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    • Laser light differs from ordinary light in 3 ways:
      • Monochromatic
      • Directional
      • Coherent
    • Lasers can pose more of a hazard than ordinary light because they can focus a lot of energy onto a small area
    Source: UIUC