Changes in the Perceived Color of Very Bright Stimuli

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Science  17 Oct 1958:
Vol. 128, Issue 3329, pp. 898-899
DOI: 10.1126/science.128.3329.898


When very intense stimuli in the long-wavelength region of the visual spectrum are viewed continuously, they change in hue from red, through yellow, to green. The relation of the time course of these changes to the intensity of the stimulus is reported.