Synopsis: This week on “Learn Me Something,” Aaron and Rich delve light itself. How exactly does light work and do we all see it the same way?
The essence of light is white light. Colours are made up of a mixture of lightness and darkness. — Aristotle
Present: Aaron Stewart, Rich Plumb
- History of research on light
- ESO’s VLT Working as 16-metre Telescope for First Time
- Picture of Single Trapped Atom Wins UK Science Photography Prize
- 20 Facts About Light To Brighten Your Curiosity
- Trillion-frame-per-second video
- The 7 Weirdest Glow-in-the-Dark Creatures
- Strange! Humans Glow in Visible Light
- Can dim light make us…dim?
- BREAKING: Light Has Been Stored as Sound For The First Time
- Ultra-Dense Optical Storage — On One Photon
- Eight things you might not know about light
- 10 Illuminating Facts About Light and Color
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Download: Episode 39: Light Itself