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'March winds and April showers bring forth May flowers'
The sky appears blue to the human eye as the short waves of blue light are scattered more than the other colours in the spectrum, making the blue light more visible.
The classification of clouds into types was first proposed by Luke Howard in 1802 and we largely use the same system today splitting clouds into three main types - stratus, cumulus and cirrus.
How to avoid a camping disaster in dodgy great British weather, from the experts at The Scouts Association.
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