What is a Prism?

I always thought a prism was a solid triangular shaped piece of glass that made rainbows when the light shined through it. Well, that is a prism, but that is only one example of a prism, as prisms are three-dimensional solids of a special kind. What's so special about them? I guess you will just have to watch this video to find out.

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