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Spinning White Light

Spinning White Light

In this demonstration, students see how the different wavelengths of the visible light spectrum combine to make white light. Student cut circles out of poster board, color sections red, orange, yellow, blue, green and violet, suspend it in the air on a thread, and spin it to experience visually the combination of colors. The resource is part of the teacher's guide accompanying the video, NASA Why Files: The Case of the Mysterious Red Light....

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