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smithichie's Avatar Jump to comment 21 by smithichie

I wonder if the right spot exists within the brain that under stimulation would allow a human to see ultraviolet? All humans, along with the majority of the rest of mammals can't see ultraviolet, but we know it's a more colorful world to a whole host of other critters who can see ultraviolet. Seeing many flowers under UV light can be like seeing that flower for the first time. Where we may see a single tone can exist complex patterns completely invisible to us.

Sat, 12 Jun 2010 18:10:21 UTC | #479675