The physics of sunsets
Article by- Ethan Seigel /Source: Science blogs
Before one can understand the mystery of sunsets, one must first understand the basic principles regarding wavelengths of light. The wavelengths that our eyes can see vary from 400nm to 700nm. Red has the greatest and violet the...
Why sunsets?” she asked. “Silly, you should’ve said why not sunsets, I mean, they’re beautiful and like all things of beauty, no matter how angle you look at it, it’s captivating?” said I. “Sunrises are beautiful, too, and…” “I didn’t say they aren’t”, I cut her in midsentence. “You’re silly, in the...
A Beautiful Sunset Some of the people are caucasian and some of Asian origin. All and all most of them seem to have a single destination and purpose in mind for being here, but why do they walk all the way to the end? I can see it just as well from where I am. Perhaps it's just to feel closer.
Topic: Sunset at Santorini
By Holly Qu
This evening, we decided to go watch the sunset at Santorini, a beautiful island which had a sunset that meant exactly beauty beyond measure. I consider myself lucky to have even set foot on this faraway island, let alone, witness this truly extraordinary event...
“A Sunset of the City”
Gwendolyn Brooks, “A Sunset of the City” is presents a depressing and mournful viewpoint of growing old. The poem begins as the narrator describes her appearance, as she is no longer viewed as beautiful or lovable. She goes on to describe that she is not in denial of her old...
There's something very calming about looking out over a tranquil lake, its surface as smooth as glass, reflecting the beautiful summer sky. The sounds of the splashing waves against the shore provide no better cure for insomnia. These are exactly the things I experience when at "the lake." The serenity...
The sunset A sunset... The first impression of it is a beautiful and mystifying creation of the nature that leaves a great image in people?s minds; however, sometimes those images can associate with an opposite feeling like tiredness and anger.
It was in the afternoon, around four; I was sitting on...
there for a year. It was so beautiful there. It was mostly sunny all the time, a nice breeze on the steamy hot days, and the beaches were like perfect. The grass was so green and so fun to play in, the trees, and so many trees all big and tall. It was the most beautiful place ever, you saw all sorts...
Creating your trip to beautiful Athens:
Planning a trip is one ordinary thing. First, you have to create your dream idea of a trip to Athens. Once you know how you would really like it to be, with what activities, destinations, and budget, you can go on the planning aspect.
How to get to Athens:
“Crossing the Bar” (1889)
Sunset and evening star,
And one clear call for me!
And may there be no moaning of the bar,
When I put out to sea,
But such a ride as moving seems asleep,
Too full for sound and foam,
When that which drew from out the boundless deep
Turns again home.
the sun was setting. They looked over the town to one side and the water on the other. The whole scene appeared strikingly beautiful in the late evening light, for it was sunset.
Their hearts began to fill with emotions as the vast open sky started to turn from a baby blue to an...
All Things Bright and Beautiful
Cecil Francis Alexander was a hymn poet and writer. Her passion for writing began at an early childhood and by the 1840`s she had become a well known hymn writer and her compositions were included in the Church of Ireland hymnbooks.
Her contributions were also in narrative...
Sunset on a Beach
The sun peaked through the horizon, if saying a final goodbye to this California beach bed. Before leaving she gave me a gift of pure peace and serenity. Holding my eyes prisoner to the heavenly sight she put in front of me. While my feet were held into the grainy sand in desperate...
SUNSET AT THE BEACH 4
Sunset at the Beach
Adventist University of Health Sciences
Sunset at the Beach
As I walk down to the beach alone and climb up onto the rocks, I jumped from one rock to another until I came across the biggest rock that I could find to sit on and enjoy the...
The most beautiful place (Alex)
The most beautiful place for me is Spain. When I was eleven years old, my mother and I first
went abroad. Mom and I both love to travel. Before that we visited several neighboring countries
that were part of the USSR, because we do not need a visa to travel there...
being touching, even at so young an age. When venturing through Washington's National Gallery of Art, I stumbled upon Monet's The Houses of Parliament, Sunset. In the instant my eyes met its thick oil paints, I knew I would be writing about it. For what does the artist, Monet, intend? Between the dark mysterious...
catches the corner of my eye. Something that I have not seen in a long time and it fills my i heart with hope and love.
I start to slowly paint this beautiful image. My small paint brush touches the bare white canvas in front of me The colors of red, dark blue and grey fill my canvas pitched up in front...
February 20, 2014
The Wild West Rides Into The Sunset
Have you ever read a text that included items such as a bold cowboy, trusty horse, beautiful female, or a dark villain in a dry, isolated, and undeveloped setting? If so, it’s a great possibility that you were reading...
The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines beauty as “the qualities in a person or thing that gives pleasure to the sense of mind.” When I was a child, my grandmother would often say that our next door neighbor, Miss Madie, was the most beautiful woman she knew. Miss...
and the cobbled street beneath my feet... I want to open my eyes and find myself in Florence once again.
Florence is considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world and you know this to be true the moment you enter the historical district. The cobblestone streets lined with magnificent old...
can express yourself in any way, and no one will judge you.
Second, I love Tel Aviv because it is a very beautiful city. There are a lot of beaches with white sand, beautiful parks, and historical places. For example, you can find the Independence Hall. The Independence Hall is the building...
and a girl love each other so much.
A long time ago, there are a girl and a boy who left their lovely country for another place. It is a beautiful place as the picture. When you come here, you will be relaxed and have a quite life. A boy met with a girl in there.
Her name is S. She is...
g Beautiful Tragic Love
I never asked my life to be a FAIRY TALE or PERFECT, all I wanted was a normal life, and I didn't have a very happy childhood living with my parents as an only child. As I was growing up all my life it revolved around men, every time I would fall in love with one, they would...
handsome, well tempered and nice, because he is better than summer with darling buds. “Darling buds” (3) is a very beautiful thing in nature, blossoming flowers, bringing a sense of colorful, beautiful and liveliness. The young man does not have rough winds that “shake” this beauty too, he must be very temperate...
the Westing Game would receive two hundred million dollars. The story took place September first, when the sixteen heirs of Sam Westing moved into Sunset tower on the outskirts of Westing town. This story follows the sixteen heirs of Sam Westing, which consisted of Madame Hoo, James Hoo, Doug Hoo, J...
where luxury resorts and spas dot the island with overwater bungalows, thatched roof villas, and fabled ambience. Simply said, Bora Bora is the most beautiful island in the world.
Truly, the most romantic island in the world. From the dramatic scenery to the privacy and amenities of the overwater bungalows...
slightly embarrassed. After my initial shock wore off I was able to give him his boutonniere and he gave me my corsage. My corsage was absolutely beautiful. It had light blue ribbons and small white carnations. It smelled so very sweet too.
Once we had exchanged flowers and figured out how to put...
secret mists and folded clouds into the common light of day, when the burden must be resumed and the common business of the world renewed again. But the sunset wanes from glory and majesty into the stillness of the star-hung night, when tired eyes may close in sleep, and rehearse the mystery of death; and...
invites us to use our imagination to try and conceive of the beautiful colors of heaven.
You can go into most any jewelry store and see many of the gems that are seen here in the walls of the Holy City. The colors are very bright and beautiful. I bought Lavonne a pink ice ring recently, and when the...
Beauty and the Beach
My favorite place is called Sunset beach, It is a place to be free and have fun, enjoy the beauty, and happiness it brings. This place makes me feel welcome, I can enjoy the view, and relax on the sand. The feeling of just letting go of all my worries comes past me like whispering...