The speed the data travelled isn't the only notable part of the story—the data in the study was also sent at room temperature.
Researchers in the UK have developed a laser capable of emitting mid-infrared wavelengths by using hollow-core fiber optics.
Japanese researchers have developed a wireless transmitter on the terahertz band that could allow for data transers of ten gigabits per second.
Over 350,000 people subscribe to our newsletter.
Sign in to join the conversation.