"Every perception is to some degree an act of creation, and every act of memory is to some degree an act of imagination."

-- Gerald Edelman, Second Nature: Brain Science and Human Knowledge
9 Of colours11 Of coloursOf coloursThe Newton Project Knowledge Graph2020-10-08Journal12 the yellow colour (made by a prisme) falling upon a blew makes a greene. blew falling upon red mak{es} a greene. It would be tried what colours the mixture of colours falling from 2 prismes would make. 13 Leade melted very hot & haveing the scum taken of represents these colours viz: Blew, yellow purple, blew; greene, purple, blew, yellow, red; purple blew, yellow & blew, yellow, blew, purple, Greene mix{ed} yellow, red, blew, greene, yellow, red, purple, greene. 14 Motes in the sunne in some positions appeare of divers colors. Continue reading…