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Published: 01 March 2021

216 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197518571

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Sandbows and Black Lights

Reflections on Optics

Stephen R. Wilk

  • 40 bite-sized essays on unusual optical phenomena
  • Explains how optical illusions have been used historically in films, television, and books
  • Explores odd topics in optics, including why you can see a rainbow (also known as a sandbow) in a dry desert