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Rays

Sun’s rays that the photographer called “Earth Light” as seen in Vibo Valentia, Calabria, Italy. The hole in the clouds allowing the sunlight is shaped liked a heart. Photo by Giacomo Bartalesi

Light waves, visible and invisible

Each kind of light has a unique wavelength, but human eyes can only perceive a tiny slice of the full spectrum — the very narrow range from red to violet. Microwaves, radio waves, x-rays and more are hiding, invisible, just beyond our perception. Lucianne Walkowicz shows us the waves we can’t see.