|The Electromagnetic Spectrum|
This tutorial introduces students to the concepts of electromagnetic waves, wavelength, and the electromagnetic spectrum. Diagrams and written descriptions explain how wavelength is measured and explore the traditional divisions of the spectrum: radio, microwaves, infrared, visible light, ultraviolet, X-rays, and gamma rays.
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DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-2616
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contributor: Locke Stuart
Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) Laboratory for Terrestrial Physics
Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)