Publication details for Prof Tom McLeishSmithson, Hannah E., Gasper, Giles E. M. & McLeish, Tom C. B. (2014). All the colours of the rainbow. Nature Physics 10(8): 540-542.
- Publication type: Journal Article
- ISSN/ISBN: 1745-2473, 1745-2481
- DOI: 10.1038/nphys3052
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Our perception of colour has always been a source of fascination, so it's little wonder that studies of the phenomenon date back hundreds of years. What, though, can modern scientists learn from medieval literature — and how do we go about it?