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“Regal” by Sharon .
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The peacock's crown and colorful tail feathers makes him look so regal.

The many colors of the peacock's feather, which usually include shimmering greens and blues, are the result of a phenomena called interference. Similar to the colors seen on butterflies, pheasants, hummingbirds and birds of paradise, interference is the reflection of light on each feather's tiny, bowl-shaped indentation, which reflects the light and causes the color to shimmer. (

4/15/2013 ~ Category ~ Monthly Theme ~ Only Natural Editor

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