Saturday, May 24, 2008

Telectroscope installed in New York!



For the celebration involving one of RL's greatest steampunk era builds, the Brooklyn Bridge, a Telectroscope has been built, allowing visitors to seen from New York City, across the Atlantic, to London! In operation twenty-four hours a day, it will remain in place until June 15th, so if you have the opportunity to visit this unique RL build, by all means do so!

For more information, please visit:
http://gizmodo.com/392838/massive-steampunk+y-telectroscope-lets-you-see-from-new-york-to-london

For more history on the amazing era technology involved in building the Brooklyn Bridge:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brooklyn_Bridge

And information on the bridge's 125th anniversary are at:
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/2008/05/23/2008-05-23_bklyn_bridge_is_spantastic_fireworks_and.html
http://www.ny1.com/ny1/content/index.jsp?stid=1&aid=81862
http://www.riverwired.com/blog/green-its-time-brooklyn-bridge-celebrates-125-years

2 comments:

Skusting Dagger said...

I can practically walk there! In fact I shall do so as soon as RL permits and take massive amounts of photos.

Skusting Dagger said...

And I will make those photos available exclusively to the Heliograph!