phosphorescence

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a fluorescence that persists after the bombarding radiation has ceased

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Place a piece of masking tape, marked with glow-in-the-dark paint, on the ground a few feet away.
The 31-year-old spent a week creating the artwork in a pitch-black hangar at Lasham Airfield in Hampshire, using black light and glow-in-the-dark paints.
The paint, which is the brainchild of glow-in-the-dark pavement inventor, Hamish Scott, absorbs ultraviolet energy throughout the day to produce eight to 10 hours of luminosity during night-time hours.
While glowing car paint is already available, as are glow-in-the-dark car wraps, the bespoke, ultravioletenergised paint created for Nissan is unique thanks to its secret formula made of entirely organic materials.
Nissan Motor Company (NASDAQ: NSANY)(TYO: 7201), a Japan-based automaker, has applied glow-in-the-dark paint to its all-electric Leaf sedan, Leftlane News has reported.
Anyone who had their own room in middle school knows from the staggering amount of glowing stars they pasted onto their ceiling that glow-in-the-dark fixtures don't illuminate their surroundings.
The glow-in-the-dark ink absorbs light and, when in the dark, glows with a green hue.
These and other tasty tidbits were uncovered by the Cheetos brand, one of the billion-dollar brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division, to celebrate the limited-edition glow-in-the-dark thematic Halloween packaging now available on 30-count, multipacks featuring treat-size Cheetos Crunchy snack bags.
When the temperature falls to a certain point, glow-in-the-dark snowflakes will appear to alert the driver.
A company that invented a medical device that allows paramedics to quickly cut through clothing to address the site of a wound is using a glow-in-the-dark masterbatch from RTP Company to make the product more effective at night or in low light conditions.
THE INTERTAPE POLYMER GROUP adds to its line of Firefly brand glow-in-the-dark duct tapes for Halloween.
Alternatively, use Glowtec's glow-in-the-dark paint (from pounds 9.
MN8 Products, a leading developer and distributor of high-performance glow-in-the-dark products for the fire safety industry, has introduced colour technology to its Foxfire product line, with the launch of its photoluminescent grip wrap in multiple daytime and "glow" colours.
B) A new glow-in-the-dark gene has been found in a rare breed of cats.