Pure LIGHT – Fiberoptic lamp shines sunlight indoors
February 27, 2007 § 2 Comments
This time it’s all about the main attraction in Vienna at the Haus der Forschung, a center for scientific research. It’s the work of an architect and an artist who have created a system of mirrors that focus the sunlight to a fiber optic that carries it into the house. It’s pure light, no heat.
I imagine this light getting into my home in the hot summer, while having all my windows closed. It’d be delightful. Many such schemes exist and many will appear and I only hope that they become cheap enough so I will afford them one day.
Meanwhile, here are a few photos of the system: