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No, You Can't Use 3D Movie Glasses As Eclipse Glasses - Here's Why

Great American Eclipse only a few days away, I am encouraged by the fact that people are now paying attention and seeking glasses to view the celestial shadow act on August 21st. One of the questions that I have received, as a scientist, more than a few times is whether eclipse glasses are the same as 3-D movie glasses used in theaters. The answer is "no."NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 11: Warby Parker employee Karolyna Landin poses with a pair of solar eclipse glasses that the eyeglass store is...

Research report explores the 3D glasses market business overview and analysis 2017-2021

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global 3D glasses market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the shipment numbers of 3D TVs and the number of 3D screens across the world.- Advertising -About 3D Glasses3D glasses market offer stereoscopic appearance of images. The viewing or appearance of the objects is as if in three-dimensions.In 1838, Sir Charles Wheatstone developed the first 3D viewing device called stereoscope by...

Still looking for solar eclipse glasses?

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - For the second-straight day, a group of people lined up at a store to buy glasses to safely watch the solar eclipse.On Friday, people cheered when a shipment of glasses arrived.Amal Soni, of The Party Shop, had ordered 2,000 and sold more than 1,700 within 30 minutes. "We’ve never had anything that sold out this fast before," said Amal Soni of The Party Shop. "This is the fastest anything’s moved."The Party Shop on the Southside confirmed it ordered another 4,000 pairs of...