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- The 'chasing dots' optical illusion that reveals how our brains work
Yale scientists developed an illusion that makes the brain believe a simulated scenario is actually reality. In it, two dots appear to be chasing each other when in reality, only the background is moving.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018.
- Perovskites: Materials of the future in optical communication
Researchers have shown how an inorganic perovskite can be made into a cheap and efficient photodetector that transfers both text and music.
Science Daily. Monday, 15 Oct 2018.
- The Museum of Illusions Boggles the Mind
The new Museum of Illusions in New York City explores optical illusions with an interactive twist.
Mental Floss. Monday, 15 Oct 2018.
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- Optical illusion photo of a woman goes viral
The bizarre image was first posted Saturday where people thought it was a neck. After staring intently at the image, people finally realized it was a bare back.
Daily Mail. Friday, 12 Oct 2018.
- Optical illusion spooks raptors
Researchers have designed a visual pattern that elicits long-term avoidance of high-risk areas by raptors. ...
Science Daily. Thursday, 11 Oct 2018.
- Morley Unveils the Michael Amott Mini Wah
The heavy metal veteran's signature wah features an electro-optical design and is limited to only 500 pieces.
Premier Guitar. Wednesday, 3 Oct 2018.
- BMW's Extended Traffic Jam Assistant System wants to stare into your eyes - Roadshow
The system, which debuts on 2019 X5, uses optical cameras to monitor driver attention.
CNET. Tuesday, 2 Oct 2018.
- Teaching machines to see illusions may help computer vision get smarter
Researchers are teaching computers to see optical illusions. The reason? To create smarter, more brain-like vision recognition algorithms for everything from robots to autonomous cars.
Yahoo. Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018.
- ANU touts tiny camera lens for quantum information transfer
The Australian National University believes the new invention could result in a device that links quantum computers to an optical fibre network.
ZDNet. Thursday, 13 Sep 2018.
- DJI Mavic 2 Pro, Mavic 2 Zoom add Hasselblad quality and optical zoom to folding drones - CNET
More of everything, but still ready to travel anywhere.
CNET. Thursday, 23 Aug 2018.
- $5.8 Bn Optical Encryption Market - Global Outlook Report 2017-2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com
DUBLIN - The "Optical Encryption - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ... ...
Business Wire. Friday, 17 Aug 2018.
- 'Space Force' key to counter Russia, China threats, military insiders say
China is close to shooting into space a weapon it claims can blind the optical censors atop any satellite missile defense system. ...
Washington Times. Monday, 13 Aug 2018.
- Toshiba Launches Adapter for Unidirectional Optical Modules for Short Distance Data Transmission
TOKYO - Toshiba releases an adapter for unidirectional optical modules that connects a fiber optic transmitting module and a fiber optic receiving module.
Business Wire. Thursday, 26 Jul 2018.
- Mirjana Kika Milosevic uses make-up to turn herself invisible.
Mirjana Kika Milosevic's had over 56 million YouTube views painting herself in different optical illusions.
BBC News. Friday, 20 Jul 2018.
- Lockheed Martin Wins $80M Deal for Gyrocam Sensor Systems
Lockheed Martin's (LMT) Gyrocam Systems offers gyro-stabilized electro-optical sensors and night vision enhancements that allow users to see through fog, haze and complete darkness.
Zacks. Wednesday, 4 Jul 2018.
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