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Seeing the Light (Podcast)
Date: February 24, 2010
Running Time: 00:04:52

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Newton wasn’t really ready to believe that light was a wave, and so he didn’t see what was in front of his eyes. Staff physicist Paul Doherty tells how to do the same experiment that Newton did back in the 1650s to see the wave nature of light.
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