ultraviolet light :
- n radiation lying in the ultraviolet range; wave lengths shorter than light but longer than X rays
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- Green glow = germs for PharmCamp kids
Viewing their freshly washed hands under an ultraviolet light was cool - until Yuma PharmCamp students were told the funky glowing stuff was germs. When students in the program were asked to wash their hands, they just thought it was part of their assignment instructions - but it was actually a...
June 15, 2013 - The Yuma Sun
- Milky Way Neighbor Galaxies Get Amazing Portraits in UV
Stitching together thousands of images, astronomers have created the most detailed ultraviolet light portraits of the Milky Way's two closest neighbors: the Large and Small Magellanic Clouds.
June 14, 2013 - SPACE.com via Yahoo! News
- A stunning look at hot young stars -- of a galaxy
By Megan GannonSpace.comStitching together thousands of images, astronomers have created the most detailed ultraviolet light portraits of the Milky Way's two closest neighbors: the Large and Small Magellanic Clouds.The stunning wide-field results give scientists a peek at the hot young stars of these satellite galaxies, which hover around the Milky Way less than 200,000 light-years away.The ...
June 14, 2013 - NBC NEWS