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Saturday, September 29, 2012
Fact of the Day: Why the Sky is Blue
The reason why the sky is mostly blue during daytime is due to Rayleigh scattering. When the sun's light shines down, colors with longer wavelengths (e.g. red and orange) scatter far less than blue's short wavelength.