Gold, silver, aluminum, Plexiglas and hybrid pigments are materials that reflect infrared light. The atomic makeup of materials is what renders them transparent, opaque or reflecti...
Infrared (IR) is invisible radiant energy, electromagnetic radiation with longer
wavelengths than those of visible light, extending from the nominal red edge of
Our eyes are detectors which are designed to detect visible light waves (or visible
... In addition to visible light, radio, some infrared and a very small amount of ...
While there is some ambiguity to where the boundaries are for the various "forms" of electromagnetic radiation, the infrared
band is typically taken to begin just beyond the red wavelengths of the optical band, around 0.74 micrometers, and extends up to 300 micrometers.... More »
A remote control uses light waves just beyond the visible spectrum of light—
infrared light waves—to change channels on your TV. This region of the spectrum
Mar 26, 2015 ... Infrared radiation is a type of electromagnetic radiation, as are radio waves,
ultraviolet radiation, X-rays and microwaves. Infrared (IR) light is ...
We experience infrared light every time we feel the heat of the sun on our skin or
the warmth of a camp fire. Technically, what we are experiencing in these ...
Infrared Light. In order to understand night vision, it is important to understand
something about light. The amount of energy in a light wave is related to its ...
Infrared Radiation - Warmth From The Cold of Space. What is Infrared Radiation?
The light we see with our eyes is really a very small portion of what is called ...