Full Spectrum: How the Science of Colour Made Us Modern

Science for the People | 27 January 2021 | 1h 00m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Adam Rogers about his book Full Spectrum: How the Science of Color Made us Modern. Discusses the evolution of the science of colour and how it has influenced culture and history. Covers the technology of paints and pigments and how they’ve coloured the world and considers the role of the mind, as neuroscientists and linguists have sought to understand our perception of colour and the language we use to describe it.

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