"New" colours possible?

Brian zhil at online.no
Sun Nov 18 10:20:07 EST 2001


"Vishal Dhokia" <vishal at ddhokia.fsnet.co.uk> skrev i melding
news:9t87q5$mmh$1 at newsg1.svr.pol.co.uk...
> What would be the consequence of having an extra type of cone that is
> sensitive to EM radiation in the nonvisible spectrum e.g UV light ?  Would
> we perceive a "new" colour?

Only if the occipital lobe were expanded, to include information through the thalamus
from this new type of cone.

Brian


> Vish
> "We learn more and more about less and less, until we know absolutely
> everything about nothing."
>
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