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What light through yonder window breaks? : more experiments in atmospheric physics

Author: Craig F Bohren
Publisher: New York : J. Wiley, ©1991.
Series: Wiley science editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers both older children and adults interested in the atmosphere a series of simple, educational experiments and activities, using everyday objects.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bohren, Craig F., 1940-
What light through yonder window breaks?
New York : J. Wiley, ©1991
(OCoLC)648520386
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Craig F Bohren
ISBN: 047152915X 9780471529156
OCLC Number: 22003385
Description: xvi, 190 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Window Watching; Interference Patterns on Garage Door Windows; Window Watching and Polarized Light; Fame from Window Watching: Malus and Polarized Light; Light Bulb Climatology; Highway Mirages; The Greenhouse Effect Revisited; Boil and Bubble, Toil and Trouble; An Essay on Dew; Mad Dogs and Englishmen Go Out in the Midday Sun; Temperature Inversions Have Cold Bottoms; Water Vapor Mysticism; Strange Footprints in Snow; The Doppler Effect; All That's Best of Dark and Bright; Selected Bibliography and Suggestions for Further Reading; Index.
Series Title: Wiley science editions.
Responsibility: Craig F. Bohren.
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