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View Resource The Science of Vision and the Emergence of Art

How have changing notions of vision and sight transformed artistic endeavors? As modern art emerged in the late 19th century, scientists were also exploring how humans see, and some remarkable work came out of this period. This creative online exhibit explores the science of vision by looking through the works of scientists and artists like Cennino Cennini, Leon Battista Alberti, and Michel...
View Resource Colorblind Assistant

The Colorblind Assistant program helps those persons with visual recognition problems navigate a range of websites, regardless of the font, color, and so on. This program instantly picks the color of the type from the mouse pointer, providing users with a written name of the color, along with other key data, such as RGB values and bar graphs, brightness and saturation. This particular version is...