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Colorblind People Are Seeing Vibrant Color For The First Time With The Help Of Special Glasses

By Collin Gossel

Imagine seeing the color red for the first time. That's what EnChroma glasses are giving color blind people around the world. The specially designed glasses help people with red-green color blindness to differentiate many shades and hues that were previously not discernible to them. Many videos of people trying on the glasses have gone viral, which is unsurprising given how emotional the experience is for most wearers. The clips are also making people wonder how the glasses could possibly work.

Fortunately, EnChroma released a video explaining the tech behind their specs:

Twitter users were feeling pretty emotional after watching the video: