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This site from the Energy Information Administration of the U.S. Department of Energy presents a description of an elementary and middle school activity to detect ultraviolet light using "UV beads," which fluoresce in sunlight. Experiments include testing the effects of sunscreen and sunglasses on this effect.
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Keywords: UV Light, solar energy, solar energy beads
Record Creator: Metadata instance created November 13, 2008 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: May 27, 2011 by Lyle Barbato
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when Cataloged:
October 15, 2007
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AIP Format
(Energy Information Administration, Washginton, DC, 1999), WWW Document, (http://www.eia.gov/kids/resources/teachers/pdfs/SolarBead_PriElem.pdf).
AJP/PRST-PER
Primary/Elementary Activity: Exploring Solar Beads (Energy Information Administration, Washginton, DC, 1999), <http://www.eia.gov/kids/resources/teachers/pdfs/SolarBead_PriElem.pdf>.
APA Format
Primary/Elementary Activity: Exploring Solar Beads. (2007, October 15). Retrieved April 20, 2014, from Energy Information Administration: http://www.eia.gov/kids/resources/teachers/pdfs/SolarBead_PriElem.pdf
Chicago Format
Energy Information Administration. Primary/Elementary Activity: Exploring Solar Beads. Washginton, DC: Energy Information Administration, October 15, 2007. http://www.eia.gov/kids/resources/teachers/pdfs/SolarBead_PriElem.pdf (accessed 20 April 2014).
MLA Format
Primary/Elementary Activity: Exploring Solar Beads. Washginton, DC: Energy Information Administration, 1999. 15 Oct. 2007. 20 Apr. 2014 <http://www.eia.gov/kids/resources/teachers/pdfs/SolarBead_PriElem.pdf>.
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