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Title: Chandra Images and False Color
Url: https://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/false_color.html
Creator: Lestition, Kathy
Publisher: Chandra: X-Ray Observatory
Description: This is the Chandra X-ray Observatory photo album website. It begins with an introduction on the electromagnetic spectrum, focusing on X-rays in particular. It also contains information on false color images. The images in this photo gallery were taken between 1999 and 2004 by the Chandra telescope. Each image includes a description and a link to more information about the object. Additional resources such as podcasts and other multimedia projects are also included. This is a nice comprehensive look at the makeup of light and research into this area.
LC Classification: Science -- Astronomy -- Non-optical methods of astronomy -- X-ray astronomy
Science -- Physics -- Optics. Light
Science -- Physics -- Optics. Light -- Spectroscopy -- Infrared spectrum
Science -- Physics -- Radiation physics (General)
Science -- Physics -- Radiation physics (General) -- Color
GEM Subject: Science -- Physics
Science -- Astronomy
Key Concept: Astronomy -- Astrophysics
Physics -- Optics and light
Physics -- Radiation
Date Issued: 2008-09-17
Resource Type: Collection
Reference Material
Audio/Visual -- Image/Image Set
Format: Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
Education Level: High School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Lower Division)
Vocational/Professional Development Education
Language: English
Rights: Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Access Rights: Free access
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