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Gallery Glass

A fine mahogany William IV period Gallery Glass of large scale.

The turned shaped handle attached with brass mounts, brass ring for hanging. The visual depiction of this particular cut lens is truly astonishing. 52 more words

Antique

Dark Space- Lights experimentation

This Dark Space session happened in response to some tutor feedback I had in a tutorial. My personal tutor looked at my work so far and made the comment that the light from my phone and iPod that I had been using were too unprofessional and that I should invest in some other lights to try out in order to make shadows with. 818 more words

Sculpture

What Would Sherlock Print, If Sherlock Printed In SLA Resin?

Resin printing — or more appropriately, stereolithography apparatus printing — is a costly but cool 3D printing process. from wondered if it was possible to produce a proper magnifying glass using SLA printing and — well — take a gander… 190 more words

3d Printer Hacks

Microscopes

The BrainPop website is a fun source for students and teachers to use. There are games, activities and animated movies that relate to different subjects. When looking at microscopes there is a movie for students to watch where Tim and Moby explain why microscopes use either concave or convex lenses, the parts of the microscopes and how specimens have more to show us than the naked eye can regularly see. 90 more words

In Defense of Scientific Integrity, as Explained with High Heels

By Alejandro Joseph Serrano

Through the course of all scientific discoveries, the ones that fought to change the way people saw the world for the better had always encountered those that would stand steadfast in their beliefs, such as how Copernicus had conflicts with the Catholic Church. 516 more words

Natural Analogies And Mixed Metaphors (9/7)

Dr. Magnum 3LED Magnifying Glass

Those of you that know me know that I LOVE to read, it’s one of my favorite things to do on a night in. But what most of you don’t know is that I inherited my love of books from my Mom! 190 more words

Review