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The stamp of the Physics Nobel Prize

Another stamp with visible changes is the Physics stamp. When the stamp is held at different angles, one can see different pictures.

Look at the following pictures of the same stamp taken at different angles corresponding to times from 9 o’clock to 3 o’clock.

Retrievia Excerpts 2003-2004

The stamp has a holographic foil representing a Boron molecule. For his work in holography, Professor D. Gabor was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1971.

Re-trievia recalled: Excerpts from Year 2003/ 2004
Tan Wee Kiat


Written by Ivan Chew

7 January, 2008 at 9:18 pm

Posted in Year 2003/ 2004