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【简要新闻】什么颜色最让人放松 What color is the most relaxing

来源:慢速英语   时间:2019-12-12 14:01:44

There is much more to color than meets the eye.Strangely enough,us humans have a close emotional bond with the visible light aspect of the electromagnetic spectrum,a bond so strong it can easily make us feel stressed out with a raised heart rate or leave us with a warm and fuzzy sense of satisfaction.


色彩,远不止我们眼睛看上去的那么简单。但奇怪的是,我们人类与这些电磁波谱上的可见光,竟有着说不请道不明的情感联系,这种联系如此强烈,以至于它很容易能让我们心率加快甚至感到压力,又或者让我们有一种温暖而模糊的满足感。


If you’re looking to cool your jets and relax,one of the most calming colors to be surrounded by,according to a global survey from paper merchant G F Smith and psychologists at the University of Sussex,UK is navy blue,closely followed by teal-like turquoise,and soft pastel pink.


据造纸商G·F·史密斯以及英国萨塞克斯大学心理学家的一项全球调查,如果你想冷静放松下来,海军蓝是最好的选择,其次是蓝绿色和柔粉色。

The World's Favourite Colour Project involved 26,596 participants from over 100 different countries,possibly the largest ever color study,to get some insights into the world's most beloved color.To do this,they asked the human guinea pigs to list attributes and emotions that they associate with certain colors in the hopes of also finding out what different hues mean to different people,and what may influence this.


这次“世界上最受欢迎的颜色”实验,研究对象涉及100多个国家的26596名参与者,目的是了解最受人们喜爱的颜色。这可能是有史以来规模最大的颜色研究了。为了达到实验目的,他们让实验对象列出特定颜色相关的属性和代表情绪,既希望找出不同的颜色对不同的人意味着什么,也希望弄明白这其中有哪些影响因素。


"Many studies have investigated the link between color and emotion.Although not all of these studies agree,some consistent results can be extracted from the literature,”Professor Anna Franklin,a leading expert in color psychology at the University of Sussex,wrote in a blog post about the project.


萨塞克斯大学色彩心理学领域的权威专家安娜·富兰克林教授在一篇关于此项目的博客文章中写道:“许多研究都调查了颜色和情绪之间的联系。虽然它们并非都得出了相同的结论,但从论文中也能找到一些共同点。”


"First,the more saturated the color is,the more it is associated with excitement and stimulation,”Franklin explained.“Second,the lighter the color,the more it is associated with calmness and relaxation.Many studies have found that blue and green are also associated with calmness and relaxation(fewer studies find no association).”


富兰克林解释说:"首先,颜色越饱满,它就越能引起兴奋和刺激;其次,颜色越浅,就越能让你感到平静和放松;再者,许多研究发现,蓝色和绿色就是‘放松色’的两个典型代表。这一点,很少会有研究否认。”


The findings also showed that orange is most often associated with happiness,while pink is viewed as the sexiest,and the colors people around the world most associated with luxury are white,purple,and orange.


研究结果还表明,橙色通常与幸福感有关,而粉红色则是性感的代名词。全世界的奢侈品都离不开白色、紫色和橙色。


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