For discussing the functions of different structures of all organisms.
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When we stare at an orange colour for 30 seconds and immediately look at a white screen, we see blue; the complementary colour to orange. Why does this happen? Can someone help me out? What happens in the cones of the eyes, and why does this happen? Help! Thanks a bunch
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Could that have something to do with the blue pigments of the cones
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I think there's a corelation between a sudden change of light wavelength with our eyes' photorecertors..
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The photoreceptors get locked into patterns when the eye stares at them for a long time-- like if you watch a spiral spinning for a while, and then quickly look somewhere else, you'll still see that swirling pattern for a moment.
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