"Bending Light" Trailer

Discover how to use a laser pen to magnify a butterfly's wing, insect legs, and a bug's abdomen one thousand times. This relates to light, coherence, diffraction, magnification, fiber optics, and microscopy. This video also includes one of Mr. Mac’s crazy stories, “Minions with Laser Beam Eyes,” to help students remember the lesson. Difficulty: Medium

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