Curious Rainbow


THE unusual phenomena described by Mr. Swettenham as having been observed by him in a rainbow in the Kyles of Bute (NATURE, vol. x. p. 398), are due, I think, to interference. If I remember rightly, he will find an explanation of the matter in “Deschanel's Natural Philosophy,” by Prof. Everett.

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THOMSON, G. Curious Rainbow. Nature 10, 522 (1874) doi:10.1038/010522c0

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