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What Colors Can You Actually See?

Color yourself impressed.

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When we see color, we are seeing the specific wavelengths of light that are not absorbed by what we are looking at.

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The ability to see color varies from person to person. Choose one panel from each of the questions below, and let's see how well you actually see colors.

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The art in the original thumbnail is courtesy of illustrator and designer Jaya Nicley. For more of her work, check out her blog here.

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