Tag: infrared detector

Firefighter on the scene of a blaze that killed two children

Posted February 17, 2019 06:37:55An Alberta firefighter who lost his wife and two children in a fire during an inspection in Calgary has spoken about the devastating loss.“I’m pretty overwhelmed.I can’t get through it,” said Rob Bouchard, who lost both his children to smoke inhalation at the age of...

How to detect UFOs over the UK

Radar signals from a remote radar telescope can be detected by a telescope that looks like a normal TV set.BBC News visited the radar site at the UK’s Northrop Grumman Corp, which operates radar telescopes at five military sites in Europe and the US.The radar site was the first...

How to Make a TV Camera Image for Your TV Camera

It’s an old school way of getting the image that you want out of your television, but a recent article by James C. Goodman at Ars Technica suggests a different approach.The article proposes using infrared detectors in a TV camera to capture images of what the camera sees, then...

Which one of these 10 underwater metal detectors will make you laugh?

By now you probably know that there are a lot of things that you can find underwater that are pretty fun to play with.They’re usually pretty easy to find.For example, if you go into a dive shop, they usually have a bunch of underwater toys for kids.There are even...

Why the face detector might be the future of science

By analysing the way people use their faces, a team of scientists in Japan have been able to tell what’s going on inside their minds and bodies, in an effort to understand the brain.The team is currently using a custom-built device to scan the eyes, which is then fed...