Can We Have Star Wars’ Lightsabers in Real Life?

SURPRISE BECAUSE SCIENCE CHANNEL! Subscribe now and click the shiny notifications bell so you don’t miss out on all things science and pop culture. in new tab Subscribe for more Because Science: in new tab Watch the last episode: in new tab What are lightsabers made of? What's actually plausible about them, and can we have them in real life? Dive into the science behind lightsabers on Because Science with Kyle Hill. More Star Wars: in new tab More science: in new tab Watch more Because Science: in new tab Follow Kyle Hill: in new tab Follow Us: in new tab Because Science every Thursday. Theme music courtesy of Dr. Wylie in new tab IMAGE: LUCASFILM