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What the Things You See When You Rub Your Eyes Are Called

What the Things You See When You Rub Your Eyes Are Called

Daven Hiskey September 8, 2010 10

Today I found out what the things you see when you close your eyes and rub them hard are called, namely “phosphenes”. A phosphene is characterized by perceiving some form of light when there

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What Causes “Eye Floaters”

What Causes “Eye Floaters”

Daven Hiskey June 3, 2010 153

Today I found out what causes “eye floaters”. For those who’ve never experienced this phenomenon, eye floaters are little oddly shaped objects that appear in your vision, often when one looks at bright light

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