Solar radiation

  • Solar means of or relating to the sun.
  • Solar radiation includes a wide range of wavelengths, such as ultraviolet, visible, and infrared light.
  • The amount of solar radiation reaching the Earth’s surface is affected by factors like atmospheric conditions, clouds, and geographical location.
  • Solar radiation is essential for life on Earth, as it provides the energy needed for photosynthesis in plants and influences the Earth’s climate and weather patterns.