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science-junkie:

'Invisibility cloak' uses lenses to bend light
A device called the Rochester Cloak uses an array of lenses to bend light, effectively rendering what is on the other side invisible to the eye. One of the problems with the cloaking devices developed to date — and it’s a big one — is that they really only work if both the viewer and whatever is being cloaked remain still. This, of course, is not entirely practical, but a difficult problem to solve. For the first time, researchers have made a cloaking device that works multidirectionally in three dimensions — using no specialised equipment, but four standard lenses.
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science-junkie:

'Invisibility cloak' uses lenses to bend light

A device called the Rochester Cloak uses an array of lenses to bend light, effectively rendering what is on the other side invisible to the eye.
One of the problems with the cloaking devices developed to date — and it’s a big one — is that they really only work if both the viewer and whatever is being cloaked remain still. This, of course, is not entirely practical, but a difficult problem to solve. For the first time, researchers have made a cloaking device that works multidirectionally in three dimensions — using no specialised equipment, but four standard lenses.

Read more @CNET

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qutsi:

lofty castle, I could have done better…. all in practice I guess

qutsi:

lofty castle, I could have done better…. all in practice I guess

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It’s been so long since I’ve inhabited a body!

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gravi-teamfalls:

themysteryofgravityfalls:

Want to know the best way to thwart the ghost that haunts your local convenience store? Or how to crack a top secret code? Find out in this jam-packed guide featuring tips, activities, and the show’s trademark quirky humor. From Dipper’s advice on how to handle the supernatural, to unlocking codes and ciphers, to taking Mabel’s fun quizzes, this imaginative guide is sure to be a hit with fans of the show! This hardcover book in the best-selling Guide to Life format features 160 pages of hilarious journal entries, full-color images, and a double-sided pull-out poster!

Pre-order today on Amazon.com!

A neat preview of our new book, Dipper & Mabel’s Guide to Mystery and Nonstop fun, which includes a glossy pull out map & Sev’ral Timez poster, as well as some big hidden secrets that are pretty tough to decode! The perfect gift for the little Dipper in your life

Written by Rob Renzetti and Shane Houghton and featuring illustrations by our fantastic character designer Stephanie Ramirez (Follow her at http://anirami84.tumblr.com!) 

allabitfuzzy:

I’m not sure I didn’t reblog this once before, a long while back, but I still just love it.

likeafieldmouse:

Takahiro Iwasaki - Reflection Model: Perfect Bliss (2010-12) - Japanese cypress and wire

Scale replica of the Byodo-In, a 10th-century temple near Kyoto

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