World’s Newest Shade of Blue

Crayola to Launch New Crayon Color Inspired by the Discovery of the YInMn Pigment, as the World’s Newest Shade of Blue. The new blue crayon has no name yet, but it’s sure that children will be able to colour the sky a different shade for first time in 200 years. Read more about the YInMn…

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Synalpheus pinkfloydi

Synalpheus pinkfloydi, the Pink Floyd pistol shrimp, is a species of snapping shrimp in the genus Synalpheus. Described in 2017, it was named after the rock band Pink Floyd, in part because it has a distinctive “bright pink-red claw”.The sound it makes by snapping the claw shut reaches 210 decibels, and can kill nearby small…

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Mizu

“What’s that color above? If you’re English or American, your answer would probably be sky blue, or a light turquoise. But in Japanese it would be called mizu, which translates as “water”.” so, as I use to say, based on a book I love “Wednesdays are always blue”, from now on, sometimes I will change…

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