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Starlight (an acrostic poem)

Standing in a drizzle of ancient photons

Thinking of the vast distances they had traveled

Announcing their presence on my retina

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Acrostic Poem

Picturing The Photons

A Single Blip of Energy

Visualizing Light over a Fruit with a Trillion FPS Camera, Camera Culture Group, Bawendi Lab, MIT

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On Polaroid Filters - Brief

Light is weird. Light or Electromagnetic Waves are well, waves. They are a result of a changing oscillating electric field and a magnetic field. Sometimes we call them Photons, massless high-speed subatomic particles, coming in packets called Quanta. 603 more words


PET Scans

Positron Emission Tomography

A PET scanner uses medical tracers that emit positrons to generate an image of the activity and tissues in the body.

The Scanner: 255 more words


Maiden Blog Post! Beyond the End of the World, Lokians 1 by Aaron Dennis

Rating – 5 Meows!!! That’s the cat’s pajamas!

Blurb – Intelligent races travel through wormholes to explore the farthest reaches of the galaxy. Thewls inform Humans of a looming threat. 3,568 more words

Book Review

Consciousness: A snapshot of life

The most challenging questions we tend to ask about consciousness are

*What exactly is it?

*Where is it located?

*Is everything conscious?

*What happens to consciousness at corporeal death? 3,542 more words


The Gamma Camera

The Gamma camera:

The gamma camera is used to detect photons of gamma radiation from radioactive nuclei injected into the body, it can be used medical imaging to find tumors, blockages or certain types of tissue in the body. 369 more words