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of course the irony of that flag is that bees can't actually see red... frustrating.

@twocubes If we imagine it shifted from the sectrum they CAN see, then?

(... does that work, even..?)

@gaditb Sort of! Bees see green, blue and (one) ultraviolet (color), so you could imagine the whole thing shifted, like, red→green, green→blue, blue→UV, right?

BUT! the thing is that human red and green cones, their frequency-responses overlap A LOT, while bee cones have frequency responses that are nice and spread out (basically, UV is as different to blue is as different to green to them as blue is different to green to us, and NOT as how red and green are to us) so you wouldn't get the full effect...

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