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Journal Club - "Rainbows, Halos, and Other Wonders of the Sky"

Event Type
Other
Sponsor
Astronomy
Location
Astronomy 134
Date
May 1, 2017   12:00 pm  
Speaker
Jim Kaler
Views
3
Originating Calendar
Astronomy Journal Club

Reflection, refraction, and diffraction can produce some remarkable and beautiful effects when light from the Sun, Moon, and stars plays on the atmosphere. See double rainbows, solar and lunar rings and halos, spectaclar cloud shadows and a variety of other sights as seen both from the ground and from airplanes.

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