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Originally posted by Arcane Demesne
Human eyes can only perceive certain spots in the electromagnetic spectrum. We here other points, and feel other points. It's all energy.
But there are cases where some humans see sound as colors, or taste colors. Just their senses picking up frequencies they aren't normally evolved to pick up.
Originally posted by Koka
Synesthesia is the term you guys are looking for.
Note: My fvourite colour is "soqub" which is sort of a cross between cordrouy and E#.
[edit on 21-2-2007 by Koka]
Originally posted by biotic
All we know is life on earth and what we see on earth. Well what if somewhere in our solar system, in our galaxy, or in our universe there exists colors we've never seen before? I'm not talking different shades of blue or green or anything like that, I'm talking about completly new colors that would boggle our minds just because we've never seen them before.
Originally posted by madnessinmysoul
actually, there are certain women in the world that have been born with an extra variety of color cone in their eyes
oddly, it's a phonemenon exclusively found in those with 2 X chromosomes
Originally posted by AMANNAMEDQUEST
Two of us see red which we can agree is red. But do we see the same hue of red?