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The Many Colors of Sunlight
These pages, authored and curated by David P. Stern, part of "From Stargazers to Starships", explain electromagnetic waves and sunlight. Information includes physiological and spectral color, spectral lines, the...
This site answers several common questions about rainbows, their formation, and their appearance. Diagrams along with descriptions are provided in each section. Example experiments are included.
The Optics Project
The Optics Project at Mississippi State University has created a software framework for the simulation and visualization of optical phenomenon, WebTOP. Instructors can use it to help teach about optics and waves, and...
Spectra is a website illustrating how astronomers use spectra to understand what stars are made of, their structures, and their evolution. The page begins with an introduction to the electromagnetic spectrum and then...
Computer Animations of Physical Processes
This site contains various applets and animations of physical processes, demonstrating various ideas in waves, optics, mechanics, and thermodynamics. The site also contains information on the theory behind diffraction...
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