"New" colours possible?

Jonathan W. Hendry j_hendry at ix.netcom.com
Sun Nov 18 17:10:53 EST 2001


"Vishal Dhokia" <vishal at ddhokia.fsnet.co.uk> wrote in message
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?

I recall reading about a woman with extra color sensitivity, not that
long ago. I thought it was on the BBC web site, but I haven't been
able to find the story there.







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