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This website, containing information from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, provides projects and activities for astronomy students. This section teaches students about the colors of stars and galaxies. Topics about light that this website focuses on is: magnitude, color, the electromagnetic spectrum, wavelength, frequency, filters, temperature, peak wavelengths, constructing color-color diagrams, and spectra.
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