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Rainbows, halos and glories.

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Published by University of Cambridge in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meteorological optics,
  • Rainbows,
  • Halos (Meteorology)

  • Edition Notes

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    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC 975.2 G73 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination195 p.
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22040702M
    ISBN 100521388651

    This book explores the captivating colours that appear in the atmosphere of the earth: coronas, glories, halos, rainbows, dawn and dusk. It invites the reader to observe these ephemeral appearances with renewed attention and understanding. Using the holistic phenomenological method developed by Goethe in his Theory of Colour, this book offers the reader a new way of relating to.


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Optical Society of America#Past Presidents of the OSAAlma mater: University of Rochester, Johns. thus Cambridge published my first book, Rainbows, Halos, and Glories, in Looking back, I see a renewal of interest in optical sky phenomena that took place in the last half of the 20th century.

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Robert Greenler is the author of Rainbows, Halos and Glories ( avg rating, 7 ratings, 1 review, published ), Outside My Window ( avg rating, /5. Rainbows are the most famous of many extraordinary displays that can be seen in the sky.

Everybody seems to love them, from children to old men, and few wouldn't stop at least a few seconds to admire a fully developed rainbow. It has to do, undoubtedly, with its beautiful sequence of colors; but also with its perfect geometrical shape against the random background of clouds.

A Halo is made by ice crystals that are suspended in the air. Just like with a prism, each color is deflected through a set of very specific angles, so you see those colors are different places in the sky. Exactly where these are depends on the ty.

Thoughts on Rainbows, Halos, and Glories miss the importance of the natural phenomena visible to anyone even today. I'm thinking of sun-pillars, sun dogs, glories, rainbows, halos, tangent arcs, etc. the observer has had a completely private and unique conversation with God.

And that, in my book makes them remarkable and I will not miss. This book explores the captivating colors that appear in the atmosphere of the earth: coronas, glories, halos, rainbows, dawn and dusk.

Using the holistic observational method developed by Goethe in his Theory of Color, this book offers the reader a new. Halos are created by reflections and/or refractions on hexagonal ice-crystals, instead of water drops.

Although they are more common in cold weather (some of the best photographs are from the South Pole), halo-producing cirrus clouds can be present in warm weather (by the same token, rainbows are less common in winter).Rainbows, Roses, and Halos.

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