On https://stackexchange.com/sites, a few of the sites have words that are impossible to read. For example, the words on the Biology block are so faint that it is almost impossible to read:

Biology not readable

This is also the case for Chemistry, although it is a little bit better:

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Can we please fix this?

  • Just noticed: it's kinda hard to read the text for Web Applications too.
    – mmking
    May 25, 2015 at 2:22
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Nice catch!

The Biology bubble background started out much darker (the same green that we use on the site itself), but then that clashed with the site logo... and I forgot to update the text color along with the background.

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