Fun Facts on the colour Blue
1- In ancient Rome, blue was worn by the public servants, which marked the beginning of the idea for today’s police uniforms.
2- 8% of the world’s population has blue eyes.
3- The color blue is the least common color in the foods we eat.
4- Blue is said to encourage productivity and creative problem solving. This is why many offices use blue as a primary colour in their decor scheme.
5- Brightest Blue is the fourth studio album by English singer and songwriter Ellie Goulding
6- According to Greek culture, the color blue is said to ward off their ancient superstition of “the evil eye.” To put this in practice, some Greek people choose to wear a blue charm necklace or bracelet for protection.
7- Lapis lazuli is the semi-precious stone which resembles the blue shade. Ancient Egyptians used it for ornaments and jewelry. It was also used to create ultramarine, and as an expensive pigment for Renaissance art.