Synopsis by Alice Day
This series is directed at students in the intermediate, high school, and college levels, and offers an overview of light and its properties, which have intrigued scientists for centuries. The programs give clear explanations of complicated material. In Lightly Story: In a Darkened Room, students will learn about the complex anatomy of the eye, and how it works with the brain to give a perception of the visual world. Modern instruments have utilized the structure of the eye as a basis for such devices as the camera, the television, and the telescope.