12/02/2009

The Colour of Traffic Lights

On his blog, former Yamasa student David Chart has posted the definitive answer to the "Are Japanese traffic lights green or blue?" dilemma that has torn the East and West apart for decades. (Note: His method of verification is both absolute and adorable.)

2 comments

bikenglish said...

なんで、緑色なのに「青」って言うんでしょうね。ネットで検索して、一番もっともらしい説明がこれです。

Jonathan said...

いい記事ですね。日本人もその違和感を感じるのを知りませんでした。