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Feeling Blue and Seeing Blue: Sadness May Impair Color Perception

New research suggests that the associations we make between emotion and color go beyond mere metaphor. ... More>

Bike Visibility Does Little to Change Drivers’ Dangerous Overtaking

Donning reflective safety gear did little to prevent drivers from getting dangerously close when passing a bicyclist. ... More>


Werner Named Recipient of Verriest Medal

APS Fellow John S. Werner will receive the 2015 Verriest Medal at the biennial meeting of the International Colour Vision Society, July 3–7, 2015, in Sendai, Japan. Werner, Distinguished Professor […]... More>

Seeing Red on the Road: Can Car Color Impact Driver Behavior?

A team of researchers from the University of Granada investigates whether red cars—often linked to traffic tickets and insurance hikes—really influence our behavior behind the wheel. ... More>

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