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Looking Through Fire: Hologram Could Help Firefighters Find Victims
2013-02-27 14:45:19

[WATCH VIDEO: Video Comparing Imaging Systems] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new technology developed by Italian researchers and published in the journal Optics Express could potentially give firefighters superhero-like ability. Scientists developed a new imaging technique with the potential to allow firefighters to see through flames to find people in need of rescue. The new technique uses infrared (IR) digital holography to look through chaotic...


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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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