Artificial light


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All life appeared to him like magic-lantern pictures at which he had long been gazing by artificial light through a glass.
It should be added that from the latter part of Elizabeth's reign there existed within the city itself certain 'private' theaters, used by the boys' companies and others, whose structure was more like that of the theaters of our own time and where plays were given by artificial light.
The afternoon light was almost over, and already streams of greenish and yellowish artificial light were being poured into an atmosphere which, in country lanes, would now have been soft with the smoke of wood fires; and on both sides of the road the shop windows were full of sparkling chains and highly polished leather cases, which stood upon shelves made of thick plate-glass.
At a touch, all the electric lights were turned on, and revealed a crowd of people all standing, all looking with rather strained faces up at the skylight, but when they saw each other in the artificial light they turned at once and began to move away.
In fact we had seen no artificial light or sign of fire since we had entered Pellucidar.
They were high from the ground, and they burnt with the steady dulness of artificial light in air that is seldom renewed.
The sentence was pronounced by artificial light in a stifling poisonous atmosphere.
She liked fogs, motor-buses, noise, policemen, paper-boys, shops, taxi-cabs, artificial light, stone pavements, houses in long, grey rows, mud, banana-skins, and moving-picture exhibitions.
In broad daylight, when it can't be spotted from the outside, you shall have as much artificial light as you like.
And then the sun went down and darkness quickly enveloped the city--a darkness that was accentuated for the ape-man rather than relieved by the artificial lights which immediately appeared in many of the windows visible to him.
Ecologist Franz HAaAaAeAe[micro]lker of Germany's Leibniz-Institute for Freshwat Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB) said light pollution has ecological consequences, with natural light cycles disrupted by artificial light introduced into the night time environment.
The researchers placed mobile street lamps over plots of cabbage thistle that had never before been exposed to artificial light at night.