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

[ Watch the Video: Will The Blind Be Able To Reach Out And Touch The Stars? ] Gerard LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online 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. According to astronomers Carol Christian and...

Hidden Universe Film Premiers IMAX 3D
2013-07-01 12:59:30

[ Watch the Video "Hidden Universe 3D In IMAX ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Filmmakers have developed a 3D production for IMAX theaters displaying some of the greatest high-resolution structures in the universe. Hidden Universe utilizes state-of-the-art telescopes to give the inhabitants of Earth a view of our Universe like it's never before been seen. Only a handful of people are able to peer into some of the greatest telescope facilities in the world, but...

2010-06-23 12:02:00

HAMPTON, Va., June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hampton Roads middle school students have a rare opportunity this weekend as NASA's Langley Research Center celebrates the end of the school year with the start of NASA's Summer of Innovation at the Virginia Air & Space Center. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Middle school students (rising 6th, 7th and 8th graders) and their parents will...

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2009-05-05 07:45:00

NASA, the IMAX Corporation and Warner Bros. Pictures announced Monday that IMAX 3-D cameras will return to space to document one of NASA's most complex space shuttle operations -- the final servicing mission to the Hubble Space Telescope. The IMAX 3-D cameras will launch aboard space shuttle Atlantis, which is scheduled to lift off May 11. Astronauts will use the cameras to film five spacewalks needed to repair and upgrade Hubble. The IMAX footage will be combined with breathtaking detailed...

2009-05-04 17:29:00

WASHINGTON, May 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA, the IMAX Corporation and Warner Bros. Pictures announced Monday that IMAX 3-D cameras will return to space to document one of NASA's most complex space shuttle operations -- the final servicing mission to the Hubble Space Telescope. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO ) The IMAX 3-D cameras will launch aboard space shuttle Atlantis, which is scheduled to lift off May 11. Astronauts will use the cameras to film...


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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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