Tagged: Electromagnetic Spectrum

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Relationship Between Wavelength, Frequency and Energy

What’s in a wavelength? In chemistry and physics, we come across this parameter in a range of calculations, often to do with photons and light. In this concise guide, we’ll cover all you need to know about the relationship between...

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Alpha, Beta, Gamma: Types of Ionizing Radiation

Radiation is all around us. From radio waves transmitting information to the visible spectrum that gives our world color. Heck, even talking produces radiation in the form of sound. But what about the more dangerous forms of radiation: alpha and...

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Why Does Nature Hate The Color Blue?

Nature is full of color; just look around you. Animals and plants are incredibly vibrant with different hues, resulting in millions of years of evolution. And despite being relatively common in everyday objects, one specific color eludes our natural world:...