Friday, September 28, 2012

Fact of the Day: Sheep Vision

Sheep have rectangular pupils which gives them excellent peripheral vision. They can even see a good bit behind themselves without turning their heads.  

7 comments:

  1. It's good to know what is behind you, no fool.

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  2. that is deeply delightful! Too bad they are extremely stupid. When a wolf attacks one of them, the rest will just stand beside and stare at it, they often don't even run away.

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  3. oh wow. didn't know that. wouldn't have guesses it either.

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  4. I've got Trembling Vision. No joke. My doc tells me it's normal when you're suffering from sarcoidosis. So next time I see you and tell you to stand still, you know why that is :)

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