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Light tubes or light pipes are physical structures used for transporting or distributing natural or artificial light for the purpose of illumination, and are examples of optical waveguides. In their...

Can Sunshine Light Skyscrapers Instead of Bulbs? - Scientific ...

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Feb 4, 2013 ... Using the sun to light office buildings instead of electricity saves energy. But is it affordable?

Source Press BEEx in the news - Building Energy Exchange

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6/19/2015, Lights Out for Daylight Hour, Green Mountain Energy 6/19/2015 .... 2/3 /2013, Can Sunshine Light Skyscrapers Instead of Bulbs?, Scientific American

A Nanotech Skylight That Looks Just Like the Sun Shining Overhead ...

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Feb 18, 2015 ... Each CoeLux fixture attempts to model the sunlight of a specific place on earth. ... Engineers have previously tried to replicate the sun's spectrum in light bulbs. ... because it reproduces the natural light on the moon, and not on the ... buildings to become wider, Di Trapani believe CoeLux could allow for the ...

Beating the winter blues | ScienceNordic

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Jan 18, 2013 ... Insufficient levels of serotonin can result in depression, lack of energy, ... Light therapy lamps have been shown to help people who struggle with the winter blues. ... amount of sunlight into living spaces, especially in apartment buildings. ... But daylight has so many qualities that are impossible to replace.

LED Skylights Perfectly Mimic Natural Sunlight | Smart News ...

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Feb 18, 2015 ... That innovation has eluded other lights because a proper daylight-mimicking light can't just approximate the sun's rays but must also take into ...

Colorful Lights Are Turning Skyscrapers Into Tacky Billboards - The ...

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Jan 25, 2016 ... After the sun went down on April 29, 1942, in New York City, ... “Lighting of buildings in particular, but public lighting in general, can have a ... Instead, it joined the Eiffel Tower in turning off its lights altogether in the days after the attacks. .... screwing the bulbs off and on,” he said—but isn't ultimate...

Controlling Glare | Architectural Lighting Magazine | Lighting Design ...

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Mar 29, 2010 ... To evaluate glare, however, light can't be measured in lux or ... It also is common, although not technically correct, to use the term brightness rather than luminance. ... The sun's brightness must be mitigated by some type of shading device. ... In buildings, too much natural light is almost always manageable.

SmartLight redirects sunlight into "light-locked" building interiors

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Nov 6, 2013 ... SmartLight could direct light from outside (far right), through a building, and ... dingy rooms located within the bowels of buildings without requiring the ... 100,000 times less power than is used by a traditional incandescent lightbulb. ... Instead of wall switches, the SmartLight system would be controlled via a ...

NYC skyscrapers: 17 things you may not know about the city's tallest ...

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Apr 7, 2016 ... New York City's skyscrapers have defined the urban landscape for ... The New York Times, the Sun, and other papers also built along the row could be considered ... at the White House to turn on 80,000 light bulbs at the Woolworth Building, ..... Study breaks down renting vs. buying in NYC neighborhoods.

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Lightbulb Frenzy in the 21st Century - Scientific American

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Thomas Edison's incandescent lightbulb for commercial use received major upgrades in the past few years ... Can Sunshine Light Skyscrapers Instead of Bulbs?

In the shadows of booming cities, a tension between sunlight and ...

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May 4, 2015 ... All of which will inevitably mean more shadow — or even shadows cast upon ... that city dwellers count on for light that doesn't come from a fluorescent bulb. ... This is also what creates space and light between buildings that might ... to sculpt their buildings with shadow in mind, to build up instead of out, ...

GREEN BUILDING 101: Environmentally Friendly Lighting for Health ...

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Lighting is one of the most critical—and most visceral—qualities of an indoor space, ... We should start using LED bulbs instead of fluorescent bulbs. ... not only can you flood your house with sunlight during the day, but you can light up ..... Magnificent timber skyscraper will sequester carbon and add greenery to Bordeaux.