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Week 4 Notes - Radiation, Photons, & Atoms I. The Speed of...

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I. The Speed of Light: A Stupendous Astronomical Discovery 1. Both theory and experiment tell that all electromagnetic waves move at a very specific speed 2. Speed of light (denoted as c) – 299,792.458 km/s in a vacuum
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This note was uploaded on 06/26/2009 for the course ASTR 50810 taught by Professor Rhodesjr during the Fall '08 term at USC.

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