William Paterson University
Jason Kendall is adjunct instructor of Astronomy at William Paterson University.
Jason is teaching one section of General Astronomy in the Fall of 2019:
Online Introductory Astronomy ClassCRN: 44146, PHYS 1700-81, Online lectures and laboratory activities.
Module 2: Light and AtomsVideos: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
Supplement the videos with readings from "OpenStax Astronomy"
Astronomy Lesson 02_04: Color and Temperature
Here we chat about how we exactly define color in astronomy using broadband filters. We also detail how color relates to temperature, what temperature actually is, and how blackbody radiation manifests in everyday life and in stars.