Review of Reviews,  14 (1896), 515.

The Electric Eye. Going One Better Than Röntgen




Publications abstracted:

Mrs M Griffith Pearson's Magazine


Light, Electromagnetism, Ether, Physics, Theosophy

People mentioned:

Wilhelm C Röntgen

    Describes Jagadischandra Bose's 'marvellous discovery' of 'invisible lights [that] penetrate earth, wood, pitch, brick, granite, and still retain their active properties. These electric waves have different angles of refraction for different bodies; and by discerning their reflective angle, we have a test of the genuineness of the substance through which they pass'. Comments that 'Such a discovery seems to come fitly from the East and the land of the Mahatmas'.

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