Eye spy – Kid’s area

Aphantasia

Submitted by andreasavu on Sun, 05/02/2021 - 20:16

Close your eyes and imagine a rainbow, what do you see? 

rainbow

For some, a vivid image comes to mind, but for others, they see nothing. This is known as aphantasia, the inability to picture things. Approximately 1-3% of people live with this inability.

How do we see underwater?

Submitted by andreasavu on Tue, 03/09/2021 - 17:57

If you've ever opened your eyes underwater, you probably noticed how blurry and difficult it was to see! The reason why we see so differently underwater is due to the incoming light rays and how little they are focused. 

 

Let's take a look at how differently we can can see on land and underwater: 

light

Glow-In-The-Dark Eye Craft!

Submitted by jamieganem on Wed, 02/19/2020 - 15:04

 

Here is a step-by-step explanation of how to make some fun glow-in-the-dark eyes!

Step 1: Gather an old toilet paper roll

Step 2: Paint the roll any color you wish!

Step 3: Cut out different eye shapes on one side of the roll. Get creative and try to come up with some unique ways to draw eyes!

Step 4: Crack a glow stick to activate it and place the glow stick on the inside of the toilet paper roll

Step 5: Tape the glow stick in place 

Step 6: Admire your new glow-in-the-dark eyes!