15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

The eyes are one of the most expressive and attractive parts of the human body. The mirror of the soul and the object of admiration, eyes from ancient times to sing in the lyrical works. But what do you know about eyes? Is it possible to cry in space and who believed strabismus attractive? Why blue eyed white cat does not respond to your "kitty"? These interesting facts about eyes, vision and related phenomena will be equally interesting to readers of all ages.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

Brown eyes are actually blue underneath the brown pigment. There is even a laser procedure that allows you to turn brown eyes blue permanently.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

Every 12th male, colorblind.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

Your eyes will always be the same size as at birth, but ears and nose never cease to grow.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

The human eye is able to perceive only three plots of the spectrum: red, blue and green. The other colors are a combination of these colors.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

The cornea of the human eye is so similar to shark corneas that the latter is used as a substitute for operations on the eyes.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

On average, over a lifetime, we see about 24 million different images.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

Eyes convey to the brain a huge amount of information every hour. The bandwidth of this channel is comparable with the channels in Internet providers a big city.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

Our eyes focus on about 50 things per second.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

The Maya believed strabismus attractive and tried to make their children were cross-eyed.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

Schizophrenia can be determined with an accuracy of up to 98.3% using the conventional test eye movement.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

People and dogs — the only ones looking for visual clues in others ' eyes, and dogs only do it when dealing with people.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

Approximately 2% of women have a rare genetic mutation, whereby they observed more cones of the retina. This allows them to see 100 million colors.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

Astronauts can't cry in space because of gravity. Tears gather in little balls and begin to pinch the eye.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

The bees in the eyes have hairs. They help determine wind direction and flight speed.

15 facts about eyes that you will be amazed

About 65-85% of white cats with blue eyes are deaf.

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