Rotating Light Feature Summary

Type:
Physics at Home
Title:
Rotating Light
Description:
Right-and left-handed molecules were discovered because their solutions have the opposite effect on polarized light. For a related effect, try the famous Karo® syrup demonstration, as described in this Exploratorium activity. To see the demo, check out this YouTube video.
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March 1, 2012 - March 16, 2012