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published by the Exploratorium
This Exploratorium site contains an activity to produce images with a cylindrical mirror made of aluminized Mylar. The site provides diagrams to explain the observed effects and also explains why a flat mirror seems to reverse right and left but not up and down.
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Keywords: image , invert, mirror, reflect
Record Creator: Metadata instance created June 14, 2006 by Ann Deml
Record Updated: Aug 02, 2016 by Lyle Barbato
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AIP Format
(Exploratorium, San Francisco), WWW Document, (https://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/cylindrical-mirror).
AJP/PRST-PER
Cylindrical Mirror (Exploratorium, San Francisco), <https://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/cylindrical-mirror>.
APA Format
Cylindrical Mirror. (n.d.). Retrieved May 25, 2024, from Exploratorium: https://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/cylindrical-mirror
Chicago Format
Exploratorium. Cylindrical Mirror. San Francisco: Exploratorium. https://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/cylindrical-mirror (accessed 25 May 2024).
MLA Format
Cylindrical Mirror. San Francisco: Exploratorium. 25 May 2024 <https://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/cylindrical-mirror>.
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@misc{ Title = {Cylindrical Mirror}, Publisher = {Exploratorium}, Volume = {2024}, Number = {25 May 2024}, Year = {} }
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%0 Electronic Source %T Cylindrical Mirror %I Exploratorium %V 2024 %N 25 May 2024 %9 text/html %U https://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/cylindrical-mirror


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