Wednesday July 11, 2012

High-Tech Headlights That Make Rain, Snow "Disappear"

I was about to call B.S. on this article...until I actually watched the video of the headlights in action. eek!

They combined cameras and computers to predict the trajectory of each rain drop. That's impressive enough right there. But how does that help improve visibility in dark, rainy conditions? "If you know where the rain drops are, you can sort of stream light between them," says lead researcher Srinivasa Narasimhan.

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