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Reflections
Framing the Real Thing (Clip)
Date: September 9, 2009
Running Time: 00:04:53

At the Giant Mirror, Senior Staff Scientist Paul Doherty demonstrates a simple way of locating a real image—an image that floats in space in front of the mirror.
View videos from Reflections, a temporary exhibition of exhibits and art installations that let visitors look at their own image as they'd never seen it before.

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