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|Famous optical illusion of the face of Jesus in Perù||07/17/2005||5,487|
|A bit of an optical illusion...at first I thought it was a cliff face.||01/24/2009||498|
|TEAL AMBER: Space Surveillance site is an Optical Tracking Station in the Malabar Optics Laboratory in Florida. It consists of three optical tracking receiver systems.|
It is one of two dedicated electro-optical telescopes, the other being at Haleakala, Maui that is code named TEAL BLUE. These telescopes are used primarily for near-earth and deep space satellite tracking and space objec...
|the world's largest observatory for optical, infrared, and submillimeter astronomy. ||12/11/2006||335|
|The world's largest collection of optical telescopes.|
|Remote Sensing Group College of Optical Sciences University of Arizona wrote this in 2002 to say hi to Quickbird after its launch. About 170 miles north of Las Vegas.||08/20/2005||318|
|Roque de los Muchachos Observatory (Spanish: Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos) is an astronomical observatory located in the municipality of Garafía on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands. The observatory site is operated by the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias which is based on nearby Tenerife, and it is part of European Northern Observatory.
The seeing statistics mak...
|On thi site there is Cloud cover, UV ray exposure, Temaperature, Aerosol Optical Depth, Aerosol Index, and Rainfall||02/27/2009||988|
|This is the famous beach from the motion picture THE BEACH starring Leonardo DiCaprio. But the Beach named MAYA BAY located on the Island Koh Pee Pee Lae in Thailand, isn't completly surrounded by rocks like in the movie. The illusion was created by adding on giant rock with CGI. But: The Beach is really amazing!||07/31/2005||2,547|
|In Short Cut, Elmgren and Dragset give the illusion that a car and camper trailer have driven straight through the center of the earth and emerged in the Galleria Vittoria Emmanuele in Milan (for Universal Experience, Short Cut was installed on the MCA plaza). Their whimsical and nostalgic sculpture evokes family road trips with the family but also implies uncharted regions we have yet to explo...||05/17/2008||486|
|P-3-LRT (Long Range Tracker), previously known as "Slicks", also operated by CBP, are modified P-3 aircraft with an optical sensor turret in the nose and tracking radar which often work with the AEW ships. The mission using both types of aircraft in a single mission is called "Double Eagle" ||09/25/2010||441|
|This correctional facility is truly "old-school", build in the late 19th century. It is built in the so-called "pan-optical-system" which means the guards are sitting in the centre and have visual access to all five blocks/houses at any time.|
Novelist Hans Fallada wrote his famous novel "Wer einmal aus dem Blechnapf ***" while detained in Moabit.