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Posts tagged color spectrum

June 7, 2012

 

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Why Cigarette Smoke is Blue–or White

We know that some nasty things are happening to the lungs, but why does the smoke change color?

December 1, 2011

 

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Landing Strips For Bees

Flowers broadcast their hidden treasure with bright colors, sweet scents and beautiful markings. However, flowers' markings are more than cosmetic...

February 13, 2009

 

Amber Sunglasses

Amber tinted sunglasses make things appear much sharper because they block the blue and red parts of sunlight.

July 7, 2005

 

Insect Color Vision

Can insects see colors? As it turns out, it depends on what kind of eyes it has.

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