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The Wikipedia page “Supercontinuum” describes a laser that produces white light in a glass fiber. The page includes the history of work on this kind of laser and a technical…
  
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This Wikipedia page briefly describes laser light shows, including safety concerns and scanning the laser beam. The page hosts three striking images.
  
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This online exhibit explores the discovery of laser technology. It combindes audio clips with archival photos to provide a context for understanding the impact of lasers. The exhibit…
  
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This Hyperphysics page provides information about 12 different laser applications, including those in the everyday world, in industry, and in research. Some topics are treated in a…
  
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Publisher: American Association of Physics Teachers
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This Physics Classroom article explains the concept of Total Internal Reflection. The text is accompanied by helpful diagrams. This page is part of a larger Physics Classroom lesson…
  
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Visit this PhysicsCentral page to learn about LASIK, the laser surgery that improves vision. Numerous illustrations show how surgical procedures are performed.
  
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This page from Bell Laboratories gives a brief overview of the quantum cascade laser. The quantum cascade laser is a very small, very powerful type of laser that may one day be used…
  
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This press release from the Gemini Observatory covers the discovery of a supernova using laser adaptive optics. Laser guide adaptive optics help eliminate atmospheric noise from…
  
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This Wikipedia page describes the photography technique of shadowgraphy, which allows a camera to capture differences in air, such as pressure and temperature. The page contains…
  
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Try this activty from the Exploratorium to see total internal reflection. You'll use an aquarium to illustrate how a transparent material like water can act as a reflector. The site…
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