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Physics Education

January 2005 Volume 40, Number 1

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  1. Rings Around the Sun and Moon: Coronae and Diffraction

    Les Cowley, Philip Laven & Michael Vollmer

    Atmospheric optical effects can teach much about physics and especially optics. Coronae--coloured rings around the sun or moon--are large-scale consequences of diffraction, which is often thought... More

    pp. 51-59

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