That “weak” light originating from the ground not only reaches the cockpit of planes, it’s also magnified considerably by their Plexiglas windows.
The pilot’s field of vision is compromised as the light comes in bursts, a strobe effect the FBI has compared to setting off a camera flash in a dark room. 22 more words
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MARTINSBURG, Pa. (KDKA/AP) – Police are looking for whoever shined a laser into the cockpit of a UPS plane flying over western Pennsylvania, temporarily blinding the pilots. 240 more words
Last week I read a post called ‘Let’s ban PowerPoint in lectures – it makes students more stupid and professors more boring.’ The author also described PowerPoint as being: 2,830 more words
This is a whole lot of illumination for less than three bucks.
You get an incredibly useful flexible-neck LED flashlight, perfect for peering into dark nooks and crannies and shedding light in tight spots. 120 more words