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2012-07-10 10:22:20

Shining light between drops makes thunderstorm seem like a drizzle Drivers can struggle to see when driving at night in a rainstorm or snowstorm, but a smart headlight system invented by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute can improve visibility by constantly redirecting light to shine between particles of precipitation. The system, demonstrated in laboratory tests, prevents the distracting and sometimes dangerous glare that occurs when headlight beams are...

New Smart Headlights Dodge Raindrops
2012-07-07 07:58:39

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Ever tried to dodge rain drops in a downpour? Well, that´s exactly what one new set of headlights are able to do. Scientists at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a smart headlight that can predict where rain falls, and adjust the light beams accordingly. The researchers set out to develop a system that switches off rays of light that hit raindrops by using low-cost, off-the-shelf components. The team ended up with a...

2012-06-24 23:01:32

Pride Flag Reflector Zipper tags clip on any zipper pull, on jackets, backpacks, book bags, pockets, luggage or purses, anyhing that has a zipper. The Pride Flag reflector is made pf brilliant white reflective vinyl, precision coated in transparent inks with the six Pride Flag colors. It is then welded into a two sided reflective tag, colorful by day, and bright at night. It is available at $2.95 each from The Reflectory, 89 Broadway, Newburgh, NY by mail. Each Pride Flag Tag comes with a...

2012-06-01 23:00:05

FoxFury is announcing the release of its compact, glossy white exterior Rook SM2W LED flashlight. This 65 torch lumen petite powerhouse fits neatly in a pocket or purse and runs on a single AA alkaline battery. This white flashlight employs white and red LEDs along with a strike bezel and disorienting strobe mode as personal safety features. Vista, CA (PRWEB) June 01, 2012 FoxFury is announcing the release of its compact, glossy white exterior Rook SM2W LED flashlight. This 65 torch lumen...

2012-05-25 23:00:13

Heavy metal is part of rock and roll but it has no place in today's portable tools. FoxFury's newest LED headlamp is made of lightweight durable aluminum and is ridiculously tough. The fire and impact resistant Discover Tasker S features an adjustable tilt and is one tough helmet light. Vista, CA (PRWEB) May 25, 2012 Heavy metal is part of rock and roll but it has no place in today's portable tools. FoxFury Lighting Solutions' newest LED helmet light is made of lightweight durable aluminum...

2012-05-24 23:00:52

Leading LED Grow Light manufacturer Hydro Grow, develops new lensing technology that increases LED Grow Light output by 569%, stating their LED Grow Lights are now the most powerful horticultural grow lights in the world. Santa Clarita, CA (PRWEB) May 23, 2012 LED products are popping up everywhere we look, from the shelves at the local Walmart, to the TV in our living room and the headlights in our cars. But what is causing this sudden shift in the global marketplace wherein LEDs are...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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