News | Published:

PHYSICAL SCIENCE FOR ARTISTS 1

Naturevolume 18pages154157 (1878) | Download Citation

Subjects

Abstract

v.

THE simple and forcible language employed by Prof. Stokes in the extract I gave in my last paper, should have made it quite clear that in nine cases out of ten, when bodies reflect light to us, they have really absorbed a part of it in the process, and that to this absorption of light bodies by their colours are chiefly to be ascribed.

Authors

  1. Search for J. NORMAN LOCKYER in:

About this article

Publication history

Issue Date

DOI

https://doi.org/10.1038/018154a0

Comments

By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.

Newsletter Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing