Whenever a star ship was in distress, the Star Trek Enterprise could activate its tractor beam and drag the vessel to safety.
And now, the technology is gradually moving out of the realm of science fiction and into reality.
Scottish scientists claim to have created the most powerful version of a tractor beam to date using the power of sound.
The Latest on: Tractor beam
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The Latest on: Tractor beam
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