Project X Light

In this episode, the Project X team explores and experiments with light. A look at light's basic properties, the light spectrum, colour perception and photosynthesis leads to an examination of the most cutting-edge light science on the planet. Dr. Gardy follows a Harvard genius works on slowing light down. Dr. Fleck and grad student Marc Huot discover the role invisible light plays in crime scenes and forensics. And Dr. Alters takes a look at how the study of jellyfish may help us understand the evolution of the human eye!

  • 2008
  • 00:22:33
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
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Subjects
Light [LCSH] Light -- Speed [LCSH] Ultraviolet radiation [LCSH] Infrared radiation [LCSH] Plants -- Effect of light on [LCSH] Jellyfishes [LCSH] Science [LCSH] Biology [LCSH] Physics [LCSH] Environmental sciences [LCSH] Technology [LCSH]
Team
Michael Sherrin (Director), Michael Allder (Producer), Daniel Zuckerbrot (Producer), Kenton Vaughan (Producer), Brian Fleck (Host), Jennifer Gardy (Host), Brian Alters (Host), Marc Huot (Host)
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