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Seeing the Invisible: Infrared Light Detectors

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Infrared light is all around us, but we can't see it with our own eyes! Participants use digital cameras to discover infrared light sources.

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Hints for uses in your library This activity could be done as a "station" along with other light spectrum activities. Or, invite familes to try this activity at home.
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Please fix the spelling of infrared

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Seeing the Invisible: Infrared Light Detectors

Seeing the Invisible: Infrared Light Detectors

Infrared light is all around us, but we can't see it with our own eyes! Participants use digital cameras to discover infrared light sources.