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published by the Colorado State University Dept. of Physics
This Physics 2000 webpage explains how lasers differ from normal light and how they work. The site includes many helpful applets to aid understanding.

This page is part of Physics 2000, a large site that is an introduction to modern physics.
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image credit: Marco Nero (lasers by Wicked Lasers); image source; larger image This resource was a Physics To Go feature from November 1, 2010 until December 1, 2010. View the feature here!

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Physics 2000: Lasers. (2008, May 31). Retrieved January 16, 2019, from Colorado State University:
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