Posts Tagged: "lighting"

Scientific Explanation Behind The Dress


Why some people see the dress as blue and black, and some as gold and white? Unless you have been living under the rock, you heard about “the dress”. It has been a long time since Internet split into two parts and argue over something small as a dress. Either...


An Everlasting Storm – Catatumbo lightning


This storm has 1 million lightning strikes a year. Do you like storms? If you do, there is a perfect place for you. This place is just above a swampy patch of Northwestern Venezuela, where the river Catatumbo meets with lake Maracaibo. Catatumbo lightning appears almost every night with average...

Lighting Science Bulb

Tired? Wired? This Bulb Can Help


This bulb may look and even shine like any other light bulb, but this LED lamp developed by Lighting Science can actually make people feel more energized or sleepy on command. NASA even plans to use this technology on the International Space Station to help astronauts with their sleep (they...

Luminous Fiber Optics

Luminous Fiber Optics Bed Cover


Here is one way to add a little futuristic style to your lackluster bedroom–introduce a little fiber optic lighting technology to jazz up your bed. It’s an electric blanket of sorts, but instead of giving you a little warmth when you need it, this blanket emits a little luminescence. It...

Glowing Plant

Glowing Plants: Natural Lighting Without Electricity

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A  team of scientists have put together a series of DNA sequences to create glowing plants using synthetic biology and genome compiler’s software – the first step in creating sustainable natural lighting. by combining these new techniques with the principles of modern engineering, they use computers and laboratory chemicals to...