Episode of Series “Light”.
Demonstrates the accepted theory of light as consisting of both wave motion and of discrete bundles or quanta of energy. Performs Young’s double-slit experiment to show the wave character of light. Shows in laboratory demonstrations and in animation the Compton effect and other major experiments associated with the present theory.
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16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)