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Although we might think that blue is a less-common color for eyes, most babies' eyes are blue when they are born. After 6 to 12 months the genetics take over, activate the melanin, and the actual color will develop.

Contributed by Keri Potter

Another multicolor eye. This one is a bit more subtle, but I think it's gorgeous.

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multicolor eye

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The pupil can increase its size also under the effect of strong emotions (fear, sexual turn on). news.softpedia.com

Contributed by Alandria Freeman

The cells in your eye come in different shapes. Rod-shaped cells allow you to see shapes, and cone-shaped cells allow you to see color www.vsp.com

Contributed by Alandria Freeman

Newborns don’t produce tears. They make crying sounds, but the tears don’t start flowing until they are about 4-13 weeks old. www.vsp.com

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Seeing is such a big part of everyday life that it requires about half of the brain to get involved www.vsp.com

Contributed by Alandria Freeman

Diagram of the eyes

Contributed by Alandria Freeman

The game Tetris may be a creative way to help treat lazy eyes in children.

Contributed by Alyssa Green

High definition close up view of a human eye.

Contributed by Carolin Cruz