December 16, 2013
Alan Alda Issues New Flame Challenge – What Is Color
The Third Annual Flame Challenge is on and scientists have until March 1, 2014 to explain through writing, video, or graphics: “what is color?” The more exact questions came from 11 year-olds across the nation and were questions like: “is my blue their blue?” “Does everyone see color the same?” and “Why is the sky blue?” Ahhh….questions of the ages. The creator of the contest said the point of it is to have scientists communicate science in a way that an 11-year-old can understand and appreciate.
[ Read the Article: What Is Color? Contest Asks Scientists To Explain It To A Kid ]