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Color resistance experiment, "Coronet" postcard

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1982-09
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Postcard of the "Coronet" milk-drop, showing areas faded differentially where it was covered by plain or U.V. plexiglass (left, center), or exposed to sunlight for 8 months (right); annotated by Harold E Edgerton. (CC)


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thumbnail Edgerton, Harold Eugene
1903-1990; electrical engineer; professor