Zapped With Anticipation: the $50,000 Photon Generator 

It arrives, Acme-style, in a giant, nondescript wooden crate, carrying explicit instructions: "Do not initialize the laser." "It was torturous," says Jason Lefton, the proprietor of Big Secret, a Richmond design and fabrication shop. The crate contains, yes, a laser —…

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