A rainbow is a meterological phenomena that captivates the eyes of anyone who sees it. Scientifically, rainbows occur due to reflection, refraction and dispersion of light in water droplets. Aside from science, rainbows have awed mankind for centuries and are mentioned in various mythologies. For example, if you are a fan of Thor, you would know that the Rainbow Bridge connects the world of men with the realm of gods (Asgard). No matter what you think of rainbows, they are natural wonders that steal the attention of people of all ages. Why not bring the beauty of rainbows inside your home or workplace by downloading our beautiful collection of free high quality rainbow wallpapers?
To compliment our rainbow wallpaper collection, here are some interesting rainbow facts that you may like: Did you know that rainbows got their name from the shape of a bow, as it’s arched? Most rainbows are primary rainbows with 7 colors. There can be double rainbows as well which appear outside the primary rainbow and has its color reversed. We have a couple of wallpapers of double rainbows as well. Rainbows are not fixed and vary from where it is seen. If you are high up in the sky like in an airplane, the rainbow will appear as a circle, isn’t that amazing?
By the way, there are no such thing as an end of a rainbow. If you always want to see a rainbow, they are often visible near waterfalls and tropical regions where air borne water droplets are always available for a rainbow to form. We got a few waterfall rainbows as well.
These HD rainbow wallpapers are high resolution (1920×1280), designed to fit even the largest screen size. To download a rainbow wallpaper, simply click on the thumbnail and then once the full version of the picture opens, right click and select Save Image As.