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Polarized rainbow, WHAT DOES THIS MEAN???

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Uploaded on Aug 18, 2011

I was at a picnic recently, and at sunset a gorgeous rainbow appeared in the sky. Well, just the base of it, but still. It really was pretty, but when I turned my head the rainbow disappeared! Never one to give up a chance for a cool science lesson, I quickly shot this video.

Here's my blog post with a more detailed explanation: http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/bad...

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