Skynet 1-19-19 The Nature of Light (Part 2) 9PM CT


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Saturday’s Topic: “The Nature of Light (Part 2)”

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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion topic of the evening.

Quantum Mechanics: The Nature of Light (Part 2)

The Nature of Light. Part 02

Visual 01Interference Patterns_1

Visual 02 Maxwell’s Field Equations

Visual 03 Maxwell’s Electromagnetic Wave

Visual 04 Maxwell’s Speed of Light

Visual 05 Interference Patterns_2

What can you see in the sky over the next couple of weeks?

East, Nightfall

Ursa Major

East, Mid-Evening

Recent Astronomical discoveries

Waves in Saturn’s Rings Give Precise Measurement of Planet’s Rotation Rate

Saturn Hasn’t Always Had Rings

Space Exploration and Space History

Space Exploration News

Hubble Space Telescope Wide-Field Camera Back on Line

New Images From New Horizons

Recent Picturee by Curiosity Rover and Aluminum Wheels

This week in Space History

2005 January 14: Huygens Probe Lands successfully on Titan!

1969 January 15: Soyuz 5 Launch

1978 January 16: TFNGs, the first post-Apollo group of astronauts, is selected.

17 January 1929

Astronomer Edwin Hubble publishes Hubble’s Law

1990 January 17: “The Hairballs”

Death of Sergei Korolev

Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.


Jan. 20

North Korean Satellite

Jan. 26

Hubble Space Telescope

Jan. 28


Jan. 23

Jan. 26