Protest, praise, and physics. In this month’s “Off the Mat: Reflections on the Practice of Parenting,” pain specialist and yoga instructor Ginny Hamilton reflects on rainbows.
In order for you to see a rainbow, the sunlight must enter the raindrop, pass through it, and hit the far side. It then reflects back through the water drop to your eye. In passing through the drop, the light is broken up into colors, just as if it had passed through a prism.