The Rainbow bridge: Rainbows in art, myth, and science / Raymond L. Lee, Jr., Alistair B. Fraser

  title={The Rainbow bridge: Rainbows in art, myth, and science / Raymond L. Lee, Jr., Alistair B. Fraser},
  author={Raymond L. Lee},
Venerated as god and goddess, feared as demon and pestilence, trusted as battle omen, and used as a proving ground for optical theories, the rainbow is woven into the fabric of our past and present. From antiquity to the 20th century, the rainbow has helped inspire and test new ideas about the physical world. Although scientists today understand the rainbow's optics fairly well, its subtle variability in nature has yet to be fully explored. Throughout history the rainbow has been seen primarily… 

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