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Hands in a Bag (color): Infrared Light
Sig08 004b

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/R. Hurt (SSC)

Photograph • February 7th, 2008 • sig08-004b


Infrared light passes straight through this black plastic bag and we can see the man's hands, but his glasses, which are transparent to visible light, are completely opaque here in the infrared.

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