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12th Mar '17 7:37:49 PM AthenaBlue
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'''First Doctor:''' Yes, that's exactly what this is.
-->-- ''Series/DoctorWho'', "The Chase"

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'''First '''The Doctor:''' Yes, that's exactly what this is.
-->-- ''Series/DoctorWho'', [[Recap/DoctorWhoS2E8TheChase "The Chase"
Chase"]]



* The ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode "The Chase" (with the first Doctor William Hartnell, and only the third Dalek story ever) features a Time-Space Visualiser which can view any event in history.

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* The ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode ''Series/DoctorWho'':
** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS2E8TheChase
"The Chase" Chase"]] (with the first Doctor William Hartnell, and only the third Dalek story ever) features a Time-Space Visualiser which can view any event in history.history.
** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS32E10TheGirlWhoWaited "The Girl Who Waited"]]: The Two Streams medical facility has a time glass that can be used by people in the Green Anchor section watching their loved ones in the Red Waterfall section. The Doctor steals it and makes some adjustments so he and Rory can find Amy, who's stuck in the Red Waterfall section.
24th Feb '17 9:08:31 AM Doug86
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In ''Film/TheInvisibleRay'', Janos Rukh has invented a telescope that can photograph light rays that will show the Earth's past. He uses it to watch a meteorite fall on Africa, thus starting the plot.

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* In ''Film/TheInvisibleRay'', Janos Rukh has invented a telescope that can photograph light rays that will show the Earth's past. He uses it to watch a meteorite fall on Africa, thus starting the plot.
24th Feb '17 9:08:10 AM Doug86
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In ''Film/TheInvisibleRay'', Janos Rukh has invented a telescope that can photograph light rays that will show the Earth's past. He uses it to watch a meteorite fall on Africa, thus starting the plot.
17th Dec '16 3:50:33 AM Lapuspuer
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* One such device kickstarts the plot of an Italian [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Disney Ducks]] saga, the ''[[https://coa.inducks.org/story.php?c=I+TL+1705-AP Paperolimpiadi]]'' written in occasion of the 1988 Olympics. Scrooge comes in possession of a camera that can shows the near future (a few days). He realizes the camera's potential for making money, but of course so do plenty of other parties that try to take possession of it. The story's climax has Scrooge offer worldwide coverage of the Olympics days before they happen, [[spoiler:but a minor character destroys the camera, realizing its potential for abuse]].
16th Dec '16 8:34:14 AM Tron80
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* Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} uses her cousin's Chronoscope in ''Comicbook/ActionComics'' issue #309 to see her father's past and discover what happened to her parents after she left their hometown.
-->'''Supergirl:''' This chronoscope can overtake light rays which left Krypton years ago! By watching the screen we can view the past!
22nd Nov '16 5:41:17 AM darkabomination
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* In ''Podcast/KakosIndustries'' Corin Deeth III's grandfather Corin Deeth I uses a Predict-O-Vision device to see glimpses of what his successor is up to, being CrazyPrepared for the day he'd be succeeded as CEO of the company. He's increasingly been sending letters from around the mid 1960s to offer advice, or sometimes just to send an immature joke. Most notably, he's unable to accurately see what [[CreepyChild Belladonica]] is and urges Corin to [[TemptingFate give up on trying to open]] [[BrownNote the contraption]].
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22nd Nov '16 4:46:00 AM Tron80
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* In ''Comicbook/KryptonNoMore'', Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} uses one to show her cousin Franchise/{{Superman} visions of their fathers' lives before both cousins were born.

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* In ''Comicbook/KryptonNoMore'', Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} uses one to show her cousin Franchise/{{Superman} Franchise/{{Superman}} visions of their fathers' lives before both cousins were born.
22nd Nov '16 4:45:22 AM Tron80
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** Good thing he had a camera [[FridgeLogic powerful enough to show someone on the surface of a planet light years away]].
* Krona uses one to see the beginning of the universe (unknowingly altering it in the process) in the ''ComicBook/GreenLantern'' comics.

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** Good thing he had a camera [[FridgeLogic powerful enough * In ''Comicbook/KryptonNoMore'', Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} uses one to show someone on the surface her cousin Franchise/{{Superman} visions of a planet light years away]].
their fathers' lives before both cousins were born.
* Krona uses one to see the beginning of the universe (unknowingly altering it in the process) in the ''ComicBook/GreenLantern'' ''Franchise/GreenLantern'' comics.
8th Nov '16 6:47:39 AM Anddrix
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* The scroll in Creator/TimBurton's ''Film/AliceInWonderland'' that showed the history of Underland and then prophesied Alice's return and her slaying the Jabberwocky.

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* The scroll in Creator/TimBurton's ''Film/AliceInWonderland'' ''Film/AliceInWonderland2010'' that showed the history of Underland and then prophesied Alice's return and her slaying the Jabberwocky.
24th Jul '16 3:25:15 PM JamesAustin
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* InCreator/ LRonHubbard's ''Literature/BattlefieldEarth'', the heroes want to find out what happened to a planet they bombed a year earlier, and so teleport a probe a light year away from the target to effectively look into the past with a ridiculously powerful telescope. They're also somehow able to [[EnhanceButton manipulate the images and zoom in on particular cities]] after the probe has returned and they're watching the recording.

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* InCreator/ LRonHubbard's In Creator/LRonHubbard's ''Literature/BattlefieldEarth'', the heroes want to find out what happened to a planet they bombed a year earlier, and so teleport a probe a light year away from the target to effectively look into the past with a ridiculously powerful telescope. They're also somehow able to [[EnhanceButton manipulate the images and zoom in on particular cities]] after the probe has returned and they're watching the recording.
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