The Science of Light

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This is a fountain, lit at night, in
Square of Europe, Moscow,

What is Light? – Understanding light and the eye.

Explain That Stuff: Light – History, how light works and much more.

Scholastic Activity: Rainbow Activities – Magic School Bus Activity with color.

Sciencing: Light Spectrum Explained for Kids – Article explains what light is. Light experiments can be found to the right of the main article in ‘Related Content’. 

How Stuff Works: Light – Learn how light works.

Classroom: How to Use a Prism for Middle School Labs

Wikipedia: Light & Lighting – Various types of lighting.

Videos, such as the following, can be found here on the YouTube playlist created for this subject.


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