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Author Lynch, David K., 1946-

Title Color and light in nature / David K. Lynch and William Livingston.

Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  535 LYNC {Bund89 20200519}    DUE 15-06-21
 UniM Bund  535 LYNC {Bund89 20200519}    AVAILABLE
Edition 2nd ed.
Physical description xiv, 277 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Shadows -- 2. Clear air -- 3. Water and light -- 4. Water drops -- 5. Ice and halos -- 6. Naked-eye astronomy -- 7. Observing -- 8. Exotic Clouds.
Summary "This guide provides clear explanations to all naturally occurring optical phenomena seen with the naked eye, including shadows, halos, water optics, eclipses and mirages. Separating myth from reality, it outlines the basic principles involved, and supports them with many figures and references, and a wealth of rare and spectacular photographs. There are many helpful hints on how best to observe and photograph the phenomena. For this second edition, the authors have added over 50 new images and provided extra material on experiments you can try yourself."--BOOK JACKET.
Other author Livingston, W. C. (William Charles), 1927-
Subject Light.
Optics.
Color.
Astronomy.
ISBN 0521775043 (paperback)
0521772842