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published by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
written by Debra Fischer and George Musser
This website outlines the properties of light, using visual demonstrations, analogies, and a classroom activity called "Making a Rainbow". Topics such as wavelength, frequency, and light sources are all included. It is from The Astronomical Society of the Pacific' s newsletter for teachers, The Universe in the Classroom.
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Astronomy
- Fundamentals
= Properties of Light
Electricity & Magnetism
- Electromagnetic Radiation
Optics
- Geometrical Optics
= Rainbow
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Curriculum support
= Instructor Guide/Manual
= Tutorial
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© 1996 Astronomical Society of the Pacific
Keywords:
electromagnetic radiation, light, rainbows, speed of light, wavelengths
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Metadata instance created December 1, 2003 by Patricia Monahan
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AIP Format
D. Fischer and G. Musser, (Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, 1996), WWW Document, (http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/publications/tnl/35/35.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
D. Fischer and G. Musser, There's More to Light Than Meets the Eye (Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, 1996), <http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/publications/tnl/35/35.html>.
APA Format
Fischer, D., & Musser, G. (1996). There's More to Light Than Meets the Eye. Retrieved July 23, 2014, from Astronomical Society of the Pacific: http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/publications/tnl/35/35.html
Chicago Format
Fischer, Debra, and George Musser. There's More to Light Than Meets the Eye. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 1996. http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/publications/tnl/35/35.html (accessed 23 July 2014).
MLA Format
Fischer, Debra, and George Musser. There's More to Light Than Meets the Eye. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 1996. 23 July 2014 <http://www.astrosociety.org/edu/publications/tnl/35/35.html>.
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@misc{ Author = "Debra Fischer and George Musser", Title = {There's More to Light Than Meets the Eye}, Publisher = {Astronomical Society of the Pacific}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {23 July 2014}, Year = {1996} }
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