Physics Question #1376

Andrew, a 15 year old male from Friendly asks on April 6, 2003,

Who was the first scientist to study light?

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The answer

Barry Shell answered on April 6, 2003

There were so many - photonterrace.net provides a brief history. A longer history can be found on the United Nations International Year of Lgiht (2015) site.

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