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Color Uncovered


by Exploratorium
Download this app if: you want an interactive book of illusions.


Advisor Review

Explore the spectrum of hue illusions with Color Uncovered — Color-based optical illusions are fascinating to the mind and an excellent work break (and especially cool ones can garner one quite a few reblogs on Tumblr and the like). But instead of simply staring at an “X” for 30 seconds just to see what happens, wouldn’t you like to know why that black and...

Developer Notes

Explore the surprising side of color with Color Uncovered, an interactive book that features fascinating illusions, articles, and videos developed by the Exploratorium.

How is Monet like a honeybee? What color is a whisper? Why is it so hard to find your car in a lamp-lit parking lot?