The Wonders of the Eye The Windows to your Soul

Eyes are incredible, and unfortunately something we take for granted. Known as the most complex organ after the brain, our eyes are responsible for 90% of all the information we learn throughout our lives with visual cues such as observing, reading, thinking and writing. Eyes play a major role in our intellectual foundation and growth.

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Here are some truly wondrous facts about eyes:

– The muscles in your eye are the most active muscles in your body.

– The human eye can distinguish about 10 million different colors.

– People with blue eyes tend to have a higher alcohol tolerance.

– The camera equivalent of the human eye would be 576 megapixels.

– We spend about 10% of the day blinking.

– The video game Tetris has been used to treat lazy eye in adults…so get some gameboys.

– Albert Einstein’s eyes are kept in a safe box in New York.