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Monday, July 5, 2010

Double Rainbow!

This was the view (The first 2 pics) that greeted us from our balcony when we arrived home from my boy's school last Friday evening.  My camera did not do the pictures justice as it looked exactly like the picture sourced above. The downpour that started when I was about to go out to fetch my boy had now reduced to drizzles with a bright and double rainbow showing its appearance, O, yes, a DOUBLE rainbow!  

I was so absorbed with the view that I forgot to grab my camera until my boy reminded me.  My boy was so excited and again, the Whys questions came flooding me.  This mommy was like Awww.. sorry, boy.. mommy must go do some googling first. *paiseh*

Ok, done.. So, boy, here it goes...

What Is A Rainbow?
A rainbow is an arch of light exhibiting the range (spectrum) of colors in their order. A rainbow is caused by drops of water falling through the air. It is seen usually in the sky opposite to the sun at the close of a shower
and also in the spray of waterfalls.

When Can You See Rainbows
Certain weather conditions have to present for a rainbow to be displayed. You need rain or shower and a certain amount of sunlight.

How Is A Rainbow Formed?
A rainbow is formed when sunlight hits a collection of raindrops that bends or “refracts” light waves in such a way that it makes a bow of different coloured light.

What Are The Colours Of A Rainbow?
The colours of a rainbow are: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, and Violet


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Blogger reanaclaire said... your post half way written? :) cos i am like that too..

July 1, 2010 at 10:21 PM  
Blogger Inspired Momx1 said...

Haha... another unfinished one finally completed. Thanks for highlighting it to me. ;P

July 5, 2010 at 3:15 PM  
Anonymous suituapui said...

And you can search for the song "The Rainbow Connection" on Youtube...and teach your son to sing! Nice Kermit the Frog! LOL!!!

July 5, 2010 at 8:13 PM  
Blogger Shenny's mommy said...

Shenny loves Rainbow very much, and she likes to color things in rainbow colors too. T

July 6, 2010 at 10:14 AM  
Blogger Shenny's mommy said...

Good explanation of rainbow.
Shenny loves rainbow too. She likes to color things with rainbow color. Ha...will check that up in youtube about rainbow song thingy.

July 6, 2010 at 1:57 PM  
Blogger mNhL said...

I saw that doubled rainbow the other day too over my place. So beautiful. But did not take pix.

July 6, 2010 at 4:13 PM  
Anonymous mommy to chumsy said...

i love to see rainbows :) thanks for the info ;)

July 6, 2010 at 8:57 PM  
Anonymous mommy to chumsy said...

i love rainbows. Thanks for sharing the info ;)

July 6, 2010 at 8:58 PM  

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