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Amazing Facts about eyes

Amazing Facts about eyes

Structure of the eye
Structure of the eye- Amazing Facts about eyes
  • Only one sixths of the eye’s surface is exposed.
  • The eye is a sphere.The eye has a diameter of around 25mm in an adult.The lens of the eye is elastic.
  • It’s impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.
  • The human eye blinks an average of 4,200,000 times a year.
  • All babies are colour blind when they are born.
  • Men are able to read fine print better than women.
  • People generally read 25% slower from a computer screen compared to paper.
  • The cornea is the only living tissue in the human body that does not contain any blood vessels.
  • Babies’ eyes do not produce tears until the baby is approximately six to eight weeks old.
  • Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.
Amazing Facts about eyes
Amazing Facts about eyes

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  • The average blink lasts for about 1/10th of a second.You blink about 12 times every minute.
  • Eyes can process 36,000 bits of information every hour.
  • Under the right conditions, the human eye can see the light of a candle at a distance of 14 miles.