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: ESA video with Doppler ball demonstration and Doppler effect and satellites (4:48)
How a Prism Works to Make Rainbow Colors: Short video on how a prism bends light to make a rainbow of colors (2:44)
Tour of the Electromagnetic Spectrum:
NASA Mission Science
video tour of the bands of the electromagnetic spectrum (eight short videos).
Introductions to Quantum Mechanics
The Quantum World.
2004. A well-written recent introduction by a physicist/educator.
In Search of Schroedinger’s Cat.
1984. Clear, very basic introduction to the fundamental ideas of quantum mechanics, by a British physicist and science writer.
Quantum Physics: A Beginner’s Guide.
2005. Widely praised introduction by a British physicist.
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