Light

This Is Light Moving At 100 Billion Fps

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Tech

You've seen slo-mo, but have you really seen slo-mo? Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have developed a method that allows them to see...

The Accidental Cougar

Jess Paterson | Posted 07.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jess Paterson

It started innocuously enough. After an abs session at the gym, I happened to fall into conversation with the new fitness coach, Tom. He asked me about my exercise routine and goals, I said I wanted to drink wine and eat chocolate guilt-free.

Lovers Of Light: Photography Competition Shows Wintry Beauty

The Huffington Post UK | Matthew Tucker | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The clocks went back, the evenings darkened and the mornings gave us a chilly bite. Rather than resisting the urge to hibernate in the face of onco...

PICS: This Lamp Lets You Pull Light Across The Room

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.10.2013 | UK Tech

A new and unfeasibly expensive new lamp is offering users the chance to literally "pull" light from one side a room to the other. The Area lamp by ...

Freq. - Light Sculptures in Hackney

Bob Chaundy | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Bob Chaundy

You peer through a laser-cut porthole in a large hemisphere and are greeted with an extraordinary light show. What look like dozens of eyeballs stare at you in all manner of changing colours and patterns, some simple, others complex.

You're Still Afraid of the Dark... Sorry

Ed Baxter | Posted 15.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ed Baxter

Imagine if every light around you was suddenly turned out. How would you react? With laughter, bemusement, nonchalance? I hate to have to break it you, but somewhere inside you're terrified.

Light Fantastic: Artist Creates World From Light

REX Features | Posted 29.10.2012 | Home

A kitchen is brought to life with vivid white light, while a green-hued bedroom scene could have come straight from The Matrix. These otherworldly ...

Camera 'Can See Through Walls'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK Tech

Researchers have found a way to see through walls by turning normal surfaces into 'mirrors' with natural light. The breakthrough could one day lead...

How Does Your Garden Glow?

The Huffington Post UK | Becky Brewis | Posted 19.06.2012 | Home

Artists have always been fascinated by capturing landscapes, but it is not often they get the chance to build their own. But in a public garden in...

PHOTOS: Firecrackers And Movie Stars Mark Diwali Festival Of Lights

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 26.12.2011 | UK

Fireworks, candles and lanterns brightened up night skies across the world as Hindus, Sikhs and Jains all celebrated Diwali, the festival of lights. ...