It's True: The Sun Really Does Flash Green

By : SciShow - 4 months ago
The mythical green flash at sunset isn't actually a myth! Stefan explains why it happens, and how you can see it.

Hosted by: Stefan Chin

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Sources:
https://aty.sdsu.edu/papers/Zenit/glance.html
http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/atmos/redsun.html
https://aty.sdsu.edu/index.html
https://aty.sdsu.edu/papers/JOSA/GF-vis.html
http://www.atoptics.co.uk/atoptics/gf1.htm

Media:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Verne-Paprsek-fronti.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Big_green_flash.JPG
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Double_Green_Flash.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Earth%27s_atmosphere.svg
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/light-refraction-gm468614557-34250250
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/rainbow-gm901545308-248717570
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/fata-morgana-gm177802588-24202206
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sunset_mirage.jpg
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/a-fiery-red-sunrise-over-the-river-gm944028404-257896432
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iML72Jdhiuk

It's True: The Sun Really Does Flash Green