Blog Post 8: Electromagnetism and Light

Post the following for Blog Post 8

  • Watch this video on the EM spectrum and study this graphic. Pick one idea that is new to you and discuss why it is significant to our understanding of the universe
  • In class reading. Reflect on one aspect of the fundamental nature of light: its speed, its particle-wave nature, the spectrum, its ability to carry information, etc. why is light and our understanding of it significant?
  • Problem set – EM Waves
  • Spend 20 minutes researching the science behind your capstone idea. What did you find? What questions does it raise for you?

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