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"Generally, the human race avoids doing anything radical until forced into it."
- Frederik Pohl

Image-Amps  
  Boost the signal from the eyes to see in the dark.  

She put the bottle in his hand. "I can see in the dark, Case. Micro channel image-amps in my glasses.
From Neuromancer, by William Gibson.
Published by Phantasia Press in 1984
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