How language affects color perception?

August 12, 2011 by Mark Frauenfelder @ BoingBoing

This segment of an episode of ‪Horizon,‬ called‪ “‬Do You See What I See?
shows how language has an effect on how people see color, especially when comparing colors.

The Himba of northern Namibia categorize colors differently than English speakers. From an American Psychological Association article called “Hues and Views“[…]

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