Several newspapers’ articles from the 2015 Internet phenomena to its scientific analysis and use against domestic violence.
Adam Rogers, “The Science of Why No One Agrees on the Color of This Dress“, Wired, 26 February 2015.
“Not since Monica Lewinsky was a White House intern has one blue dress been the source of so much consternation. (And yes, it’s blue.) The fact that a single image could polarize the entire Internet into two aggressive camps is, let’s face it, just another Thursday”.
Pascal Wallisch, “Two Years Later, We Finally Know Why People Saw “The Dress” Differently“, Slate, 12 April 2017.
Remember “the dress”? It disrupted our understanding of color, and, yes, it took science two years to catch up.
Avianne Tan, “The Dress’ Illusion Challenges Violence Against Women in Salvation Army PSA“, abc News, 6 March 2015.