Have you ever been sat in a darkened room, when it has been bright outside due either to the Sun or to a full moon? If so there may have been the tiniest chink in your curtains through which a light beam was able to enter, and this might have projected the inverted image of whatever was outside eg a tree, a building onto the opposite wall. If you have ever observed this, then you have experienced the effect of the camera obscura, which is really a room-sized pinhole camera. However, the camera obscura is usually fitted with a lens. The name 'camera obscura' comes from the Latin meaning 'dark chamber'. The camera obscura has been a source of fascination to people for hundreds of years; originally used to observe solar eclipses safely, they were recognised as an aid to drawing in the 15th Century, and by the 19th Century they had become popular sea-side attractions, much as binoculars are today.
Drop in crime on Isle of Man attributed to Europe's only non-smoking prison
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge might be planning their first big tour, to the wilds of Canada followed by Los Angeles. But wait — someone else has sneaked in front of them at check-in at Heathrow and grabbed all the attention. She has been inundated with offers of every conceivable kind, some unprintable. Those who know her are in no doubt that she is revelling in the attention, and intends to use it to her best advantage. And while she weighs up job offers, aristocratic suitors are lining up, handbags are being renamed after her, and she has her sights set on becoming a party planning entrepreneur.
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Robert Simpson Co. For a detailed history, see their Wikipedia entry. We have seen numerous woodworking machines, ca. Most, though not all, of these machines were made by King-Seeley and it looks like the Supremacy badge took the place of the Craftsman oval badge used by Sears, Roebuck. In , Simpsons-Sears Ltd.