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Astronomy Cast Ep. 411: The Science of Sunset Colors

We all enjoy beautiful, multicolored sunsets. But what causes the brilliant oranges, pinks and purples that we see, and why does it change from day to day and season to season?

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Fraser Cain

Fraser Cain is the publisher of Universe Today. He's also the co-host of Astronomy Cast with Dr. Pamela Gay.

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  • The ~50,000G accelerations talked about in the Starshot project seem a bit inconsistent with an "ion drive-like" performance. =/

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