The Resource Explore light and optics!, (ebook)

Explore light and optics!, (ebook)

Label
Explore light and optics!
Title
Explore light and optics!
Title variation
Light and optics!
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Imagine a world without light. What would it be like? Dark, cold, and lifeless! In Explore Light and Optics! With 25 Great Projects, reader's ages 7 through 10 find out why light is so important to our world. We use light to communicate. Because of light, there are natural phenomena such as rainbows and the auroras. In addition, light provides living things with the energy they need to exist. In Explore Light and Optics! readers learn how light travels, how the eye works, and why we can see objects. They read about optical inventions that changed the world, including microscopes, telescopes, and cameras. Kids are introduced to modern inventions such as lasers, solar planes, and the hundreds of thousands of miles of fiber optics that make it possible to transmit data all over the world. Through projects ranging from making a spectroscope and concocting invisible ink to creating a periscope and experimenting with lenses, children discover how light can be bent, bounced, and broken. Fun facts, jokes, cartoon illustrations and links to online primary sources spark an interest in the fascinating role light plays in our lives from the sun shining overhead to the cellphone in our back pocket
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yasuda, Anita
Dewey number
535
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
hoopla digital
Series statement
  • Explore your world!
  • Focus on science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Light
  • Light
  • Electromagnetic waves
  • Electromagnetic waves
  • Optics
  • Optics
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Explore light and optics!, (ebook)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781619303782
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12149697
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12149697
System control number
MWT12149697
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Explore light and optics!, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781619303782
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12149697
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12149697
System control number
MWT12149697
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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