"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
5 Of colours7 Of coloursOf coloursThe Newton Project Knowledge Graph2020-10-08Journal8 Though 2 rays be equally swift yet if one ray be lesse than the other that ray shall have so much {illeg} lesse effect on the sensorium as it has lesse motion than the other &c. Whence supposeing that there are {loos} particles in the pores of a body bearing proportion to the greater rays, as 9 : 12: & the less globulus is in proportion to the greater as 2 : 9. the greater globulus by impinging on such a particle will loose a 67 partes of its motion the less glob: will loose 27 parts of its motion & the remaining motion of the glob: will have almost such a proportion to one another as {illeg} in quantity have. viz. 57 : 17 :: 9: 145 which is almost 2 {the less} glob. & such a body may {proove blew} & {purple} Continue reading…