Color Blindness

Google Maps updates its color scheme to make it easier to identify points of interest

Google Maps has gotten an updated look. The driving, navigation, transit, and explore maps have gotten a refresh so that important information is shown more clearly. Gas stations will now appear more prominently during navigation, as will train stations on transit maps.<p>It’s also getting an updated …

Google

Eye Doctors Still Use This 100-Year-Old Test for Color Blindness

You may have seen them at your ophthalmologist's office: large circular diagrams made up of colored dots. People with normal vision are able to …

Racial Difference Without Division

<i>Editor’s Note: This article is part of “Change Makers,” our CT special issue focused on some of the ways women are influencing the church, their</i> …

Diversity

Colorblind People Seeing Fall Colors for the First Time Is Inspiring

The changing colors of leaves during fall are beautiful: Greens, yellows, and oranges all come together before everything turns brown and the weather …

Tennessee Tourism: Adding Some Color To The Fall For Those Who've Never Seen It

VML is out with a poignant new fall foliage campaign for client Tennessee Tourism.<p>The fall leafing season is a sight to behold as most of us know. It …

Advertising Industry

Special Viewfinders Allow Colorblind People to Experience Fall Foliage in All Its Glory

Each autumn, the foliage of the Great Smoky Mountains erupts into a kaleidoscope of golds, reds, and yellows. Visitors from around the world flock to …

Facebook

Dogs are officially red-green colour blind, according to new research

They cannot distinguish between the two colours<p>Some dogs are mad for food, while others absolutely love to chase a ball. But some dog owners aren't …

Dogs

Watch color-blind people see fall foliage for the first time

Their reactions are tear-jerking.

Doggone: Your Best Friend Is Red-Green Colorblind

If you're ever deciding between throwing a red ball or a green ball for your dog to fetch, know this: It doesn't matter to Fido because dogs are …

Science

A Colorblind Church in a Diverse Kingdom

I expect that most of us have become familiar with phrases like, “We all bleed red,” “There’s only one race: the human race,” and “I don’t see …

Diversity

Park Installs Device For the Colorblind so They Can Enjoy Dazzling Fall Colors

Park Installs Device For the Colorblind so They Can Enjoy Dazzling Fall...<p>Autumn isn’t just adored by the masses because it brings pumpkin spice …

Good News

How accessible are your designs?

Studio Analogous has created a set of flash cards aimed at helping others embrace more inclusive design practices. The studio's 'Designing for …

Design

What Tennessee's fall trees looked like to people with colorblindness — until now.

Blue Ridge Mountains

Watch Lyric Video for Ronnie Montrose's 'Color Blind': Premiere

Featuring vocals by Sammy Hagar and guitar work from Steve Lukather, "Color Blind" is one of the more star-studded cuts on Ronnie Montrose's …

Classic Rock

FERRIER FILES: Color blind Tennesseans overwhelmed seeing fall foliage for the first time

Fall in Tennessee looks like a walk through heaven, but Tennesseans with colorblindness never get to experience that wonder.<p>There's no better place …

Tennessee

A Conservative Defense of Privilege Theory

Over the past two decades privilege theory has become the dominant theme in anti-racism education. In many ways it has become the only theme. White …

Conservative View

Kim Kardashian Says She Doesn't 'See Color' In Response To Aaliyah Costume Controversy

Kim Kardashian found herself at the center of yet another controversy after she shared images of herself dressed as late R&B singer Aaliyah for …

Entertainment

These New Viewfinders Allow the Colorblind to See the Smoky Mountains' Fall Beauty for the First Time

As the sun hits the changing leaves of your favorite neighborhood tree, many of us delight in the golden and burnt orange shades the leaves take on …

Travel

Forza 7 proves that there should be no barriers to gaming

Age, gender or disabilities should not be a barrier to playing videogames, the creator of <b>Forza Motorsport 7</b> has said.<p>The latest title in the popular …

Xbox One X

Tennessee park installs foliage viewfinders for colorblind tourists

The changing colors of the fall foliage are largely lost on those who suffer from colorblindness, but not in Tennessee.<p>The state's Department of Tourist Development announced earlier this week that they have installed special viewfinders at three of the state’s most popular lookout points — and …

'Thursday Night Football' time, schedule, picks: Your need to know for Bills-Jets - CBSSports.com

The Bills are looking to move to 6-2 and move closer to their first playoff appearance since 1999<p>Remember when, in the middle of training camp, the …

Football (U.S.)

I Photograph Autumn In Switzerland

User submission<p>Colour blind Parrot <br>Community member<p>My best pictures of autumn in Switzerland.<p>Lauenensee<p>Lai da palpuogna<p>Lauenensee<p>Anyone can write on …

Photography

'Life is not the same.' Smoky Mountains colors revealed for colorblind: report | NOLA.com

The fall colors in the Smoky Mountains can be spectacular and draw tourists from across the U.S. Now, people with colorblindness can experience some …

New Orleans

How A Colorblind Affected By Tritanopia Sees The World

Tritanopia is a form of color blindness in which the retina is deficient in or lacks cone cells containing opsins that respond to the color blue, …

Photography

Why N.J. must restore voting rights to those in prison, parole, probation | Opinion

It's past time for criminal disfranchisement laws to be erased from the books. We must definitively put an end to this racist epidemic: We are 1844 …

New Jersey

7 times news channels struggled with polls

News channels love using polls to gauge the mood of the viewers – it’s just that many of them struggle when it comes to the graphics.<b>1.</b> At least this …

British Humour

Q&A: Anthony Ricciardi, the colourblind financial analyst who quit his job to become an artist

Plus, some of our favourite works at his pop-up exhibition at Yorkdale mall, on display until October 27

Lifestyle (Canada)

This family gave their dad the gift of seeing in color!

See his emotional reaction when he experiences color for the first time.<p>Bodybuilder William Reed has always rocked the tough guy persona, but even he …

7 common genetic traits explained and how children inherit them

Ever wondered how likely it is you’ll have twins? Or whether your child will have red hair or be left-handed? Here are 7 common genetic …

DNA

There's More to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Than Mixed Reality

The latest version of Windows 10 helps users build bridges between iOS or Android devices and their PCs.

Microsoft