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Ohh ... or a iPhone case built as a kline bottle ...http://mathworld.wolfram.com/KleinBottle.html
http://phys.org/news89398752.htmlhttp://ucsdnews.ucsd.edu/archive/newsrel/science/foldedlens07.aspApparently, a folded lens can do for light -- what a folded horn can do for sound.
If you put a case on the iPhone 6 Plus the camera bump is below the surface of the case ...Love your sig -- FWIW, I once had a neighbor named Harry Ball ... PPR (Prenatal Parental Revenge)?
Well, technically yes/maybe ... but I didn't want to discuss the grammatical correctness or settled linguistics -- rather, practically, I thought DOB was more likely to elicit a response ...Touché
Nah!This is a serious suggestion for this thread!https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/sitting-on-the-dock-of-the-bay/id947040414?i=947040551Number 18I was just looking for a lighter moment, like the one you posted, to mention it ...
Mmm ... PBR ... What about DOB?
In desert areas, where heat islands are most noticeable, the roof surfaces are usually painted silver or white to reflect the sun/heat. Replacing this with dark-colored solar cells would cause these areas to absorb heat. So, while providing electricity generation -- they could actually make the heat islands worse ...
It is interesting to me, the posts of people on this thread who, because of our age -- likely, will be least effected by the long-term effects. We'll be dead before the issues we're discussing have any effect ... Yet, we appear to be the most concerned, and advise to proceed with caution.My reasons -- I've had a pretty good life, in a world left in pretty good shape by my forbearers ... I'd like to continue that process!Now, I must go ... I have an appointment with...
Actually, while I don't want to debate climate change ...If the recent trends to solar farms prove to be cost justified, wouldn't Apple and others implement this on a much larger scale -- thousands or millions of acres of solar farms, NIMBY ...I suspect they would -- and eventually solar farms could outweigh the current contributors to climate change.All I am suggesting is that we should consider the consequences -- lest we create a solution that is worse than the...
How about marshes, tidal areas and swamp lands?Edit: and Detroit and the South side of Chicago ... 
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