July 13, 2016

  • Human corneas are so similar to shark corneas that they have been used as a replacement in human eye surgery.

  • Humans and dogs are the only species known to seek visual cues from another individuals eyes, and dogs only do this when interacting with humans. 

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June 27, 2016

  • The best that a human eye has been recorded to see is around 20/10. That means that a person can see at 20 feet what the rest of us need to stand at 10 feet to see.

  • It’s possible for your eyes to get sunburned. That’s why it’s so important to wear sunglasses...

May 25, 2016

Our eyes are one of the most fascinating and complex parts of the body. Almost every animal in the animal kingdom relies on them everyday, but how much do we really know about eyes, and how they work?


  • Eyes are thought to have first developed in animals, in a very b...

May 12, 2016

  • Your retinas actually perceive the outside world as upside-down – your brain flips the image for you.

  • In addition to being upside-down, images arrive at your retina split in half and distorted.

  • Your retinas cannot detect the colour red.

  • All humans or...

May 12, 2016

We don’t often give our eyes as much thought as we should, that is until something goes wrong and our vision is affected. However, when you learn more about eyes, you realize just how amazing they are. Here are a few facts you may enjoy:


1. Eyes began to develop 550 mi...

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