Listening - A physicist talks about the investigative science tools that art galleries use
Lesson idea. With news of the discovery of ‘another’ Mona Lisa, inventor Dr Lawrence Robinson talks about the OSIRIS infra-red camera which can ‘see’ under the paint of paintings.
Teaching approach. This ten-minute recording was made for a local radio show and is entitled 'science has a use after school'. (edit)
|Title||Listening to scientists – a physicist talks about the science tools that art galleries use|
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Understanding the useful property of infra-red and how it is at one end of the visible spectrum.
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Audio podcast (mp3) - 9 minutes
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Edited from The Science Show on Cambridge 105 FM.
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