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(EurekAlert)   Single molecules have been captured on video at an unprecedented 1,600 frames per second. This is really, really cool but it's going to kill your data cap   ( divider line
    More: Cool, Fullerene, Frame rate, Carbon, Chemistry, Nanotechnology, Microscope, University of Tokyo, Bunkyō, Tokyo  
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2020-06-04 9:20:57 AM  
Where they actually observed in their true nature (observer effect)?
2020-06-04 10:41:31 AM  
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2020-06-04 10:42:06 AM  
What's the big deal? I used to see that every night when the TV stations would go off the air late at night.
2020-06-04 10:49:44 AM  
This could be really useful if it can be applied to cell biology.
2020-06-04 11:23:26 AM  
All I saw was a sailboat.
2020-06-04 11:30:52 AM  
From a photography standpoint, how does this work?  The scale is beyond my comprehension, but where is the light coming from and wouldn't errant photons muck it up?

(Yes, I realize that a stray photon hitting a molecule would be like dropping a cue ball out of a 747 and hitting a tuna sandwich.)
2020-06-04 11:56:45 AM  
And in one of those frames you could clearly see bush and nipples.
2020-06-04 12:21:38 PM  
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came home one night after work.  My room mates were into a good evening of LSD.  The lights were off, all of them sitting around the TV.  Asked them what they were doing.  Their response, "watching ants fight".
2020-06-04 1:15:38 PM  
What a data cap might look like.

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2020-06-04 3:49:40 PM  
1600fps isnt very fast. MIT has a camera that does 1 Trillion fps.
2020-06-04 4:52:10 PM  
PC Master Race will upgrade their hardware if a game drops under 2000fps.
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