Two color-related links for you:
First, according to a new study, changing the color of hospital gowns and hospital sheets to match the flesh tones of the patient could make diagnosis more accurate and easier.
"Small shifts in skin color can have tremendous medical implications, and we have proposed a few simple tools—skin-colored gowns, sheets, and adhesive tabs—that could better arm physicians to make more accurate diagnoses."
And second, if you're trying to decide on a color scheme for your ad, your web page, your bedroom, or you want to waste five minutes today, you might enjoy this tool: the Color Scheme Designer.
UPDATE: Pantone has released their Fall 2010 color report!