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Over the Rainbow: The Other World Seen by Animals

The Kennedy College of Sciences Lecture Series on Science and Society sponsored by Eric and Lola Chaisson

Poster for: Over the Rainbow: The Other World Seen by Animals The Kennedy College of Sciences Lecture Series on Science and Society sponsored by Eric and Lola Chaisson. Did you know that numerous birds, insects, reptiles and aquatic animals perceive colors in the ultraviolet region of the spectrum—literally “over the rainbow?”
  • Speaker: Charles W. Clark, Ph.D. - Joint Quantum Institute, National Institute of Standards and Technology and University of Maryland
  • Date: April 4, 2019
  • Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Location: Moloney Hall, Room 260, University Crossing

Did you know that numerous birds, insects, reptiles and aquatic animals perceive colors in the ultraviolet region of the spectrum—literally “over the rainbow?”

Join Charles W. Clark as he applies these discoveries to measurement science and discusses how the ultraviolet influences the science of physics, astronomy and climate change.

Free and open to the public. A live-stream of this lecture will also be available.

For more information please email: sciences@uml.edu.

Watch The Over the Rainbow Livestream