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Thursday, 29 November, 2007

Eye See

This one's a li'l long for a quickie!

At any instant 't'(yes,I'm an engineer!) my brain always feeds upon some or the other question or an issue-regardless of how irrelevant that topic is with what I am (supposed to be) doing at that instant 't'. No biggie! Everyone has their train of thoughts. I do too. So one of those thoughts was about invisibility. At some point of life we have all seen at least one movie about an invisible man. The two names off the top of my head are one of bollywood's classics-Mr. India and the other is from a place which is about an 8 hour drive from my place-hollywood that is-Hollowman.

Cut-to my point of interest-
No matter what movie you have seen in this regard,the most logical explanation for invisibility is that if somehow the light rays pass through an object(or in this case a person) then people won't be able to see the object (him/her) and thus we could achieve invisibility,at least on paper.

Let's hit the interesting part.
The theory holds true for objects.
But consider a person instead.
According to the theory,the rays should PASS THROUGH THE PERSON for him/her to attain invisibility. So the rays would pass through his/her retinas too,thus NOT letting the images of the objects and/or people surrounding the person to be created in his/her eyes,again:at least on paper!!!

This gives us an invisible person who is BLIND!!
What a price to pay!!
Next stop: Oblivion Blvd!
Say what?

28th november,2007.

P.S.-any technical(or should i say biological) mistakes found in this article can be reported in the comments section :D

The above piece is a work of fiction. No human eyes were harmed in the writing of this article.


  1. nice blog!!!
    however was difficult for me to understand what are you trying to explain...but is written by you so definitely has some point!!!!!!!!!

  2. Wernicke's Area29 November 2007 at 8:45 PM


  3. The Disclaimer was Funny..hahaha..how do u come up with such stuff??
    Well I rem discussing this topic with my friends...We agree with this hypothesis. Nice to have it in writing though...

  4. hey nice blog.. but little bit difficult to understand.and i truely agree to what ruchita says....ha hahah..byee..keep writing i like to read your blogs.i find them funny when i understand

  5. ok ..tat gets 1 wish off my list .. :)

  6. nice one buddy.. an engineers' view point.. keep writing..

  7. dude, r u fuhgetting something???u had promised me a blog on US chicks...didn't know if u r suffering from amnesia??

  8. Why do such thoughts come to u? How do u think about such things?
    Really great ....

  9. LOL what a theory! very very probable. someone should make it a research topic and prove it!


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