2013 Student All-Stars One

Another CUIP Schools weblog site

Eyes can be deceiving

Written By: Brian Tam - Jul• 24•13

A galaxy could look red to the human eye but is actually red according to the spectrum show in the graphs and the u-r, the color could be blue! And vise versa!

What we see can be deceiving!

A blue galaxy and a red galaxy!

20130724-152731.jpg

You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

One Comment

  1. Ms Barge says:

    Hahaha!, love the humor. Seriously though. Our eyes do deceive us or maybe it is our brain just trying to make sense of limited information. What a world was opened up when the spectroscopy tool was developed.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *