Light: The Visible Spectrum and Beyond

What is light and the electromagnetic spectrum? How does it affect absolutely everything in our Universe and beyond? This book takes us on a highly visual exploration that provides readers with in-depth information using detailed photographs, diagrams, and dramatic images. "Light: The Visible Spectrum and Beyond" provides the opportunity for readers to explore the content comprehensively; to expand their understanding of the topic in a clear, easy-to-read, and accessible format; as well as to benefit from the powerful imagery in this resource. The book is suitable as a reference tool in the classroom for research purposes, and its use of images will support student engagement with the content.
light
waves
Space
electromagnetic spectrum
radio waves
microwaves
infrared light
visible light
ultraviolet waves
x-rays
gamma rays
reflection
refraction
speed of light
black holes
colour
earth
energy
frequency
galaxies
heat
medical imaging
Milky Way
space observatories
photons
satellites
scale
Sun
telescopes
wavelength
weather
Author/Publisher/Website
Arcand, K.; Watzke, M.
Primary Identifier
9781631910067
Subject
Science