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EXPLAINED: Why Your Eyes Are 'Backwards'

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 03.18.2015 | Science

Scientists have long known that our eyes seem to be "wired backwards." But as to why our eyes evolved this way, that's long been a mystery. See, as...

Strange Illusion That Stumped Galileo Is Finally Solved

LiveScience | Tanya Lewis | Posted 02.12.2014 | Science

A light-colored object on a dark background appears larger than a dark object on a light background, but until recently, no one knew why. Now, a stud...

Book Review: God, Science, and the Story of the Human Eye

Dan Agin | Posted 01.30.2012 | Books
Dan Agin

Life on Earth has an apparent history of 3.75 billion years. Immerse yourself in this book and you will come away with a firmer understanding of what you are and where you've come from and where we all may be going.

WATCH: Your Eye In Slow Motion

Posted 12.18.2011 | Healthy Living

Let's get up close and personal with our eyes, shall we? The human body has long been a fascination for scientists, doctors and the average curious...