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Microwave

Definition noun A form of electromagnetic radiation that is generally characterized by wavelengths ranging from one meter to... Read More

How Everything Works: Making Physics Out of the Ordinary

How Everything Works: Making Physics Out of the Ordinary      ... Read More

Electromagnetic radiation

Definition noun The radiation that consists of associated, interacting electric and magnetic field waves traveling at the... Read More

Gamma ray

Definition noun, plural: gamma rays Very powerful and penetrating, high-energy electromagnetic radiation of shorter... Read More

X-ray

Definition noun, plural: X-rays (1) A ray characterized generally by its wavelength ranging from 0.01 to 10 nm, and... Read More

Infrared

Definition noun A form of electromagnetic radiation with wavelengths ranging between 770 nm and 1000 nm Supplement The... Read More

Ultraviolet ray

Definition noun, plural: ultraviolet rays A ray characterized generally by a wavelength between 10 nm to about 400... Read More

Electromagnetic spectrum

Definition noun The spectrum of all types of electromagnetic radiation Supplement The electromagnetic spectrum includes... Read More