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a hypothetical object capable of absorbing all the electromagnetic radiation falling on it

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Fans have also drawn comparisons to Beyonce's 2016 'SuperBowl' halftime show where she dressed in a black body suit surrounded by matching dancers.
That ratio E/A is equal to the emissive spectral radiance I of a perfect black body, a universal function only of wavelength and temperature".
2]), [sigma] is the Stefan-Boltzmann constant, and T is the temperature of the black body (K), which is equal to the observed temperature.
In his impassioned new memoir,"Between the World and Me," Ta-Nehisi Coates writes,"In America, it is traditional to destroy the black body - it is heritage.
Black body with Cs enables lab tube to cover the temperature range (300-600) A C with a high accuracy because the temperature inside the cavity will be measured and calibratable thermocouple or a resistance thermometer.
The Black Body in Ecstasy: Reading Race, Reading Pornography, Duke University Press, Durham, NC, 2014, ISBN 9 7808 2235 6202, 240 pp.
TWO hundred black body bags were lined up on Brighton beach by campaigners highlighting Britain's "shameful" response to the migrant crisis in the Mediterranean.
For decades, anthropologists named and classified the black body, creating labels, reducing human beings to the sum of their parts.
50, Limited Black body, [euro]49, Autograph Black with purple frill bra, [euro]25, and knickers, [euro]12.
In other words, for Fanon, the Black body as raced can't be conveniently removed from the weight of racialized existence and sociality.
In doing so, it aims to analyze established, interlocking systems of domination and hegemonic notions, and illuminates the ways the black body is literally brought into play as a sentimental, commodified resource and/or locus of entertainment.
Local rescue workers piled 21 black body bags by the side of the road in Hrabove early today.
In terms of the Black body as a site of "pathology," one might say, criminal pathology, Johnson argues that, according to this logic, Trayvon Martin "had to be guilty of something - some previous crime or sin or moral slippage.
In my book Black Bodies, White Gazes, (2) I point to the middle passage as the crucible in terms of which black identity is marked and the black body is ontologically truncated and returned to itself as distorted and monstrous, thus locating the black body within a context of anti-black racism.
That's in addition to a sports-styled exterior which includes piano black body trim, black door mirror covers, a black radiator grille top, smoked headlamps and black 17-inch lightweight alloy wheels.