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Physics Club fixes penny melting mirror

James Thomson, Read and Watch Camera Editor

April 3, 2016

Based on the designs of the famous ancient Greek inventor Archimedes, Physics Club is fixing their large parabolic mirror that can reflect and concentrate light to melt pennies. The story goes that Archimedes used a large parabolic mirror, one that has an inwardly curved surface rather than a fla...

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