Manuscripts/Mixed Material Why are clouds white? : note
About this Item
- Why are clouds white? : note
- Contributor Names
- Sagan, Carl (Author)
- Subject Headings
- - Sagan, Carl
- - Clouds
- - Ideas riding
- - Spectrum, Solar
- - Manuscripts
- - In this document, Carl Sagan asks "why are clouds white?" He notes "It is certainly not an exact compensation by absorption for the solar spectrum, because the compensation would have to be too precise." From Carl Sagan's "ideas riding" files, a play on "ideas writing." These files contain a running set of initial concepts for various writing projects.
- Dimensions in inches: 11 x 8 1/2
- Source Collection
- The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive
- Manuscript Division
- Online Format
- online text
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Sagan, Carl. Why Are Clouds White?: Note. 1973. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000092/. (Accessed July 27, 2016.)
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Sagan, C. (1973) Why Are Clouds White?: Note. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000092/.
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Sagan, Carl. Why Are Clouds White?: Note. 1973. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000092/>.