37 Cool Color Facts

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1. Bulls are color blind and cannot see red. It is the motion of the cape that causes them to charge
2. Male gelada baboons can tell when a female is ready to mate because her chest changes color.
3. The tendency to be pessimistic and negative is a genetic trait similar to hair and eye color. Some people are just born to be pessimistic.
4. Froot Loops cereal is made in 8 colors, but they are all the same flavor.
5. Owls are the only birds who can see the color blue.
6. No color, no religion, no nationality should come between us, we are all children of God.
7. Redheads require up to 20% more anesthesia to be knocked out (compared to people of other hair colors)
8. Always make sure your belt matches your shoe color. It makes your overall appearance look much more put together.
9. Blue-eyed people on average have a higher alcohol tolerance than people with other eye colors.
10. Depressed people cannot perceive color as well '” Their world literally turns 'grayer.'
11. The color of a hens earlobes will usually determine the color of the egg shell.
12. Froot Loops are all the same flavor, just different colors.
13. Colored pencils break pencil sharpeners because they are wax-based and the wax gets stuck in the gears.
14. Inverting the colors on your smartphone at night or while in a dark room reduces eye strain while looking at the screen.
15. Studies show that watching TV negatively affects self-confidence in girls, especially girls of color.
16. Always make sure your belt matches your shoe color. It makes your overall appearance look much more put togethe
17. Owls are one of the only birds who can see the color blue.
18. The color green makes you more creative.
19. The rarest natural eye colors are green, amber, violet, black, and red.
20. White is the most common color for trucks, black is the most common for luxury cars, and silver for other cars.
21. Approximately 80% of all dreams are in color—the rest are in black and white.
22. The darker the color of the alcoholic drink, the worse your hangover will be.
23. Men and women see the world differently; women are better at distinguishing color, while men are better at tracking fast-moving objects.
24. In a game of chess, the color white has nearly 10% more win rate compared to black.
25. Some breeds of chickens lay colored eggs.
26. American school buses are yellow because you see yellow faster than any other color, 1.24 times faster than red in fact.
27. Women of all hair colors and types tend to prefer men with dark hair.
28. "Baker-Miller Pink," the color of Pepto-Bismol, has a calming effect on prison inmates.
29. Owls are the only bird that can see the color blue.
30. Bulls are colorblind, therefore will usually charge at a matador's waving cape no matter what color it is -- be it red or neon yellow.
31. Brown colored eyes are really blue, under a layer of melanin.
32. The color you see in perfect darkness is actually "Dark Gray" not black and it is called "Eigengrau".
33. Being in a green setting or even glancing at the color green can make you more creative.
34. Blueberries are one of the only natural foods that are truly blue in color.
35. The colors a person is wearing accounts for 62-90% of our first impression - People who wear brighter colors tend to win more friends.
36. At one time, the US army used color blind people to spot camouflage colors that fooled those with normal color vision.
37. The flashes of color you see in your eye after you rub them are called Phosphenes.

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