The world's largest artificial sun

The world's largest artificial sun

The German scientists have created an artificial sun that can heat things up to 3500 ° C.

The world's largest artificial sun

This is a system consisting of projectors 149, light from which is directed to a small size of 20 to 20 cm plate.

The world's largest artificial sun

Head DLR laboratory Bernard Hoffshmidt warns that when released into the concentrated light beam people instantly consumed.

The world's largest artificial sun

Staff DLR was calculated that Synlight project, in particular "artificial sun", will help identify more effective methods of splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen by means of solar energy.

The world's largest artificial sun

Create installation, placed in a special three-storey building has a height of 15 meters and is an integral part of a comprehensive research program Synlight studying the possibility of hydrogen evolution from water vapor. Proper installation, costing lab 3, 8 million.

The world's largest artificial sun The world's largest artificial sun