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written by Bill Blair
Try this site to learn how astronomers use light to learn about the cosmos. You can learn the basics of electromagnetic radiation, how a spectrum is made, and much more.
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Astronomy
- Fundamentals
= Properties of Light
- Stars
Electricity & Magnetism
- Electromagnetic Radiation
Light
- Geometrical Optics
= Speed of Light
- Photometry
= Luminosity
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- Middle School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
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Keywords: electromagnetic spectrum, photometry, radiation, spectra, spectral types, visible light, wavelengths
Record Creator: Metadata instance created December 1, 2003 by Patricia Monahan
Record Updated: Jan 28, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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March 1, 1999
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AIP Format
B. Blair, , WWW Document, (http://violet.pha.jhu.edu/~wpb/spectroscopy/spec_home.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
B. Blair, What are Those Squiggly Lines? - Using Light to Learn About the Universe, , <http://violet.pha.jhu.edu/~wpb/spectroscopy/spec_home.html>.
APA Format
Blair, B. (1999, March 1). What are Those Squiggly Lines? - Using Light to Learn About the Universe. Retrieved October 25, 2014, from http://violet.pha.jhu.edu/~wpb/spectroscopy/spec_home.html
Chicago Format
Blair, Bill. What are Those Squiggly Lines? - Using Light to Learn About the Universe. March 1, 1999. http://violet.pha.jhu.edu/~wpb/spectroscopy/spec_home.html (accessed 25 October 2014).
MLA Format
Blair, Bill. What are Those Squiggly Lines? - Using Light to Learn About the Universe. 1 Mar. 1999. 25 Oct. 2014 <http://violet.pha.jhu.edu/~wpb/spectroscopy/spec_home.html>.
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