Blackbody Radiation: How stars emit light and color theory

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Ever wonder how stars get their color? Use this tool to find out.

Written by: David Ward

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Want to learn more about how stars get their color? I made a site to do that!

It is certainly not the first of its kind, but I wanted to explore using React and the chart.js library to create something that interests me in astronomy.

Fun fact: Stars cannot be green. Explore the “About” section of the app to find out why!

The project

Find it here!