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rainbows By c ries E-mail criesbig-rivernet Rainbows A rainbow is one of our atmospheres most exquisite and marvelous creations one of the most spectacular light shows observed on earth Ahrens 1998 When a person views a rainbow they are getting a personal light show that no other person can see as they do Humphreys points out that Since the rainbow is a special distribution of colors produced in a particular way with reference to a definite point - the eye of the observer - and as no single distribution can be the same for two separate points it follows that two observers do not and cannot see the same rainbow Humphreys 1929 Of course a camera lens will record an image of a rainbow which can then be seen my many people Lynds 1995 A rainbow is essentially made up of seven brilliant colors red orange yellow green blue indigo and violet moreover it is comprised of many coloration that the eyes cannot see No painter can manufacture the colors of the rainbow for they create color by mix ing but no mixing will give red green or purple These are the colors of the rainbow though between the red and the green an orange color is often seen Aristotle 350 BC To understand how the awesome production of a rainbow occurs is a feat of physics and mathematics The two most important ingredients are light and drops of water The manner and position in which the light and water droplets transverse and the reactions between the two are complex formulas of nature Additionally certain circumstances make it possible for a rainbow to occur You cannot have a rainbow without some source of light It is possible to create an artificial rainbow utilizing artificial light but for this paper I will only use instances and circumstances of naturally occurring light which produce naturally occurring rainbows The sun is natures primary source of
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