Give Now

A Moment of Science

Posts tagged rear view mirror

April 15, 2010


How A Rear-View Mirror Works

You're driving along at night and suddenly you're blinded by light. You flick the tab on your rear-view mirror... what happens next?

October 7, 2004


Bright Lights, Little Mirror

When you flick the little tab beneath your car's rear-view mirror, have you ever wondered how the mirror is able to dim reflected headlights?

September 27, 2003


Police Radar Guns

When the microwaves hit the front of an oncoming car, some of them are reflected back into the radar gun.

Stay Connected

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from A Moment of Science:

Support for Indiana Public Media Comes From

About A Moment of Science

Search A Moment of Science