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3d Printers Hubble Images For The Blind
2014-01-08 11:48:06

Images produced in 3D on a computer are printed onto paper and used in a variety of applications. However, though the image may look three-dimensional, it is still on a piece of flat paper. In the near future, however, this may all change so that even the blind can experience these three-dimensional images.

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2007-08-22 12:00:00

Imagine cruising the heavens from your desktop and seeing all the spectacular images from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. Exploding stars and faraway galaxies are just a mouse click away through Sky in Google Earth.


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.