Double rainbow spotted over Vancouver (PHOTOS)


Actual breaking news–as in there is SUN breaking through the CLOUDS–in Vancouver! A double rainbow has been spotted, giving us a lovely bit of a break from the recent very long, very grey spell we’ve had.

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This bit of multicolour beauty may prompt you to ask: “Double rainbow…what does it all mean?

There’s the scientific explanation about reflected light. And then there’s the WHO CARES? IT’S ACTUALLY NOT RAINING FOR A FEW MINUTES thing.

Run outside, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy it, for crying out loud.

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