Light Energy Behind Lightsabers

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Learn to identify elements by the color of their flames and explore the feasibility of developing a real lightsaber.

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NGSS: HS-PS4-3; HS-PS4-4
Keywords: Physics; Light; Plasma; Energy; Wavelength; Frequency; Lasers; Electromagnetic Spectrum; Chemistry; Salt Test

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Light, the electromagnetic spectrum and the science of Star Wars™ are all explored in this collection of online resources.

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