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28: The Atom
These movies and images show detail of atomic structures. Watch
the movie of the Bohr model and explain how this is different
from earlier models. Atomic
Orbitals This site offers some very nice visualizations of atomic
orbitals. Visit this site and explain how the orbitals differ
Light Is Made...
Here is a description of how electrons move from orbital to
orbital and how this creates the atomic spectrum. How are electrons
responsible for light?
This site explains the basics of how lasers work. What do each
of the letters in "LASER" stand for?
of Fluorescence This society is devoted to fluorescence, and its web site
links to fluorescence in the news and scientific journals. How
is fluorescence making news today?
Are Gemstones Classified? This page shows an explanation of how gemstones are classified.
How are fluorescence and phosphorescence used to do this?