Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Lithuanian Laser Industry Theme of New Stamp

First Day of Issue: February 23, 2013 - Lithuania

Lithuania has issued a new postage stamp in their Scientific Achievements series dedicated to the laser industry.

The stamp designed by the artist Evelina Paukštytė features laser waves.

Lasers are used in a variety of applications: science, medicine, industry, home, entertainment, and for military purposes. In 1974, the barcode scanner was introduced. This was one of the first applications of the laser in daily life.

Learn more at: Lithuania Post

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