A multi-sensory glowing ruby room has appeared in London in a bid to lift Brits’ moods during the dark, cold month of January. Situated in the heart of the capital on South Bank’s Observation Point, it is designed to invigorate the senses of those who enter and get them in the mood for discovering an entirely new taste experience.

The Belgian brand of ice cream is launching the world’s first ruby chocolate and ice cream combination – the biggest chocolate innovation of the last 80 years.1 of 4

Colour psychology expert, Karen Haller, said: “The softness of the pink shade of Ruby chocolate creates a physical soothing reaction, evoking a sense of warmth, snugness and comfort. It’s a colour that can lift you out of the grey winter gloom.2 of 4

Source: Magnum lights up London to launch new Ruby flavour of ice cream – Mirror Online

Random sensory quotes

The world is outside us; our senses are within us. How, then, do the two come together so that we can know something? Obviously our senses can’t go forth and drag an actual chunk if the world back to their internal lair, intact and as is, for the benefit of the rest if the brain.

— Kathryn Schulz