Discovery that light propagation is influenced by external magnetic fields

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Historical Context Note

Michael Faraday (1791-1867) discovers that light propagation in a material can be influenced by external magnetic fields

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Editors. "Discovery that light propagation is influenced by external magnetic fields". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6294, accessed 01 October 2014.]


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