Category Archives: Community Shares

A Double Rainbow

🌈🌈 A double rainbow – captured on the 04th Nov 2021, in the evening at Eastern sky, around 6.00 PM.

It was so very bright and lasted for more than 20 mins !

The little ones who saw it were so thrilled and happy as if they were about to meet a pretty unicorn next ! running down from it 🤩

Also observed that :

“In a double rainbow,
the second arc which is seen outside the primary arc, has the order of its colours reversed, with red on the inner side of the arc,
which is caused by the light being reflected twice on the inside of the droplet before leaving it. ” – how fascinating !

Phun – Snowflakes — MINDING MY P’S WITH Q

One of my favorite Christmas activities is cutting paper snowflakes. I usually start in October or November and cut several each day. I need near 100 to fill the windows. I use washable school glue sticks to keep the snowflakes in place. When it’s time to take them down just pull the paper away from […]

Provide shady spots to protect butterflies from climate change — Museum of Zoology Blog

Researchers have discovered significant variations in the ability of different UK butterfly species to maintain a suitable body temperature. Species that rely most on finding a suitably shady location to keep cool are at the greatest risk of population decline. The results predict how climate change might impact butterfly communities, and will inform conservation strategies […]

Provide shady spots to protect butterflies from climate change — Museum of Zoology Blog