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Chapter 16: Light
Catching Some Rays
This is a site devoted to solar power; including information on the past, present, and future of the energy source. Name three inventions that use light energy.

Additive Color

These are sister sites that feature Shockwave animation of colored spotlights that you can manipulate to show how colored light mixes. Predict the result of overlapping the different spotlights and use these pages to test your predictions.

Electromagnetic Spectrum
Here is a nice review of the electromagnetic spectrum with some links. Look here to find out the type of radiation your car is emitting.

Compact Disc Manufacturing Process
DupliSoft, Inc. offers a general explanation of how CDs are made. Visit this site and learn how lasers are used to help make music.


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