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    the earth is referred to as the blue planet does this have a connection with clouds being blue.
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    Since when are clouds blue? :lolwut:
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    (Original post by proud nd luvin it)
    Since when are clouds blue? :lolwut:
    Echo this!

    I would look at the % of the earth is covered by oceans in the first instance ...
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    (Original post by GooglyEyedMonster)
    Echo this!

    I would look at the % of the earth is covered by oceans in the first instance ...
    Blue clouds would be quite cool though
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    (Original post by lopper)
    the earth is referred to as the blue planet does this have a connection with clouds being blue.
    It will be to do with seas as 71% of the earth is blue with only 1% drinkable, also the colour of water has to do with Rayleigh Scattering (which is why the sky looks blue and we see the Sea as blue) and the sea acts as a reflector of the sky.
    Mie Scattering shows clouds as white/grey
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    (Original post by clareramos)
    It will be to do with seas as 71% of the earth is blue with only 1% drinkable, also the colour of water has to do with Rayleigh Scattering (which is why the sky looks blue and we see the Sea as blue) and the sea acts as a reflector of the sky.
    Mie Scattering shows clouds as white/grey
    thanks
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    (Original post by proud nd luvin it)
    Since when are clouds blue? :lolwut:
    sorry i meant sky not clouds
 
 
 
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