seismoscope


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seismoscope

[′sīz·mə‚skōp]
(engineering)
An instrument for recording only the occurrence or time of occurrence (not the magnitude) of an earthquake.
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While Aesthetica (13) only displays the plotter drawings (except for Lozano-Hemmer's Seismoscope, which includes a video of the device), this does not diminish the value of the corresponding artworks.
Seismoscopes (2009), de Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, est une serie de dispositifs qui detectent les vibrations autour d'eux, les enregistrant comme croquis d'un philosophe en utilisant un traceur automatique.
Rafael Lozano-Hemmer's Seismoscopes (2009) are a series of devices that detect any vibration around them and record it as a drawing of a philosopher using an automated plotter.