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Mar 08, 2018, 01:49 PM
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With 200,000 laser dots, this glass orb puts the Milky Way on your desk


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http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/03/...your-desk.html



The Milky Way in a Sphere (4 min 21 sec)
Mar 08, 2018, 02:01 PM
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Nice, but I'm holding out for the room-sized Holographic projector version, with a zoom feature.
Mar 08, 2018, 02:13 PM
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Nice, but I'm holding out for the room-sized Holographic projector version, with a zoom feature.
That would be sweet.

small but cool .

3D Hologram Test (5 min 22 sec)
Mar 08, 2018, 03:57 PM
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Very nice, but only about 3" in diameter. How much is it?
Mar 08, 2018, 03:59 PM
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That would be sweet.

small but cool .

https://youtu.be/kO5_awIz_uA
Doit yrslf:

How To Make your own 3d hologram projector using CD case & smartphone (2 min 27 sec)
Mar 08, 2018, 05:34 PM
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Had the grandfather of that thing when I was younger
Mar 08, 2018, 06:18 PM
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Had the grandfather of that thing when I was younger
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Mar 08, 2018, 06:20 PM
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Had the grandfather of that thing when I was younger
Heh, I remember those.
Mar 08, 2018, 07:13 PM
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Had the grandfather of that thing when I was younger
Beats the hand shadows that we had when I was a kid...

Mar 08, 2018, 07:16 PM
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Had the grandfather of that thing when I was younger
Somewhere amongst my junk, I have the fiber optics from a Sony sign.
Mar 08, 2018, 08:41 PM
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Haha, Neat, the galaxy is like that optical illusion with the dancer where the direction it's spinning is ambiguous and you can change which direction it looks like it's rotating.
Mar 09, 2018, 09:32 AM
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Beats the hand shadows that we had when I was a kid...
In some ways, maybe. Others, not so much.

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Mar 09, 2018, 12:15 PM
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Beats the hand shadows that we had when I was a kid...

Clever pic
Mar 09, 2018, 12:16 PM
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Somewhere amongst my junk, I have the fiber optics from a Sony sign.
The '77 Eldorado I had used fiber optics to let you know if any of your headlights, taillights or blinkers were out. Quite convenient, actually.
Mar 09, 2018, 06:56 PM
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The '77 Eldorado I had used fiber optics to let you know if any of your headlights, taillights or blinkers were out. Quite convenient, actually.
I think all the large GM's had that back then. Also Vettes.


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