Are chickens colorblind?

Answer Chickens can not only see colors like humans--they actually can see better than humans, thanks to an extra cone in their retinas that allows them to see violet and ultraviolet light. Chickens' eyes... Read More »

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Who is more likely to be colorblind?

Colorblindness is a relatively common ailment. Most who have it suffer from red-green colorblindness, in which they cannot distinguish between the colors red and green. Some types of people are sta... Read More »

Can you fly if you are colorblind?

According to the Federal Aviation Administration, a pilot must be able to distinguish colors necessary for safe flight. In the event that a pilot cannot pass a standard visual exam, an alternative ... Read More »

What's it like to be colorblind?

People who are colorblind can still see colors. There is usually a specific color they can't see like red or green and it appears to them as Brown usually. The condition varies from person to per... Read More »

Are dogs really colorblind?

Dogs are not completely colorblind, although they cannot perceive the full spectrum of light waves that most humans see. Current scientific theory proposes that dogs lack the ability to see colors ... Read More »