Why do mood rings change colors?

Answer Mood rings, which were a huge fad in the 1970, change colors when they are worn. A color chart normally accompanies a mood ring, claiming that the wearer's feelings are revealed by the stone's colo... Read More »

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What do the colors of mood rings represent?

For over 30 years, mood rings have been a part of our society. They are found in nearly every small store or jewelry store and are particularly popular because of their supposed ability to read a p... Read More »

What makes mood rings change color?

Mood rings contain thermochromic, or temperature sensitive liquid crystals. Mood swings typically cause body temperature fluctuations, which prompt crystal molecules to shift. As molecules move, th... Read More »

Do mood rings really work?

On One Hand: They Do Change ColorMood rings regularly change color. Liquid crystals fill the stones and often display different colors, from green to blue to black. These colors reflect mood, with ... Read More »

Who invented mood rings?

The mood ring was accidentally discovered by the jeweler Marvin Wernick in the late 1960s. He observed a thermotropic strip taking a child's temperature and decided to turn that paper into jewelry ... Read More »