Iris Pirate sailing the seas of the canal of schlemm! 
Happy National Eye Donor Month + Save Your Vision Month!

Break out the tissues, people -- Eyeball just won the Oscar for Best Tearjerker. 👀 💦💦💦💦💦

We've always known our eyeball plush is a sight for sore eyes!

Eyeball Trivia: Each question is 4 points for a total of 20 if you get them all right! 

 

1. The Retina in your eyeballs actually sees things ______. The image is corrected before it's sent off to the brain!

A) In black and white

B) Backwards

C) Upside down

 

2. Glaucoma is a disease that damages the _____ ?    

A) Cornea

B) Conjunctiva

C) Aqueous Humor

D) Optic Nerve

 

3. The _____ muscles move the eye left & right.

A) Lateral & Medial Rectus

B) Superior & inferior Rectus

C) Superior & inferior Oblique

D) Levator palpebrae superioris

E) Orbicularis Oculi

 

4. Animals with "night vision" can see with minimal light because of reflective membranes called _____ , located behind their retinas.

A) Tapetum Lucidums

B) Choroids

 

5. Older people often have trouble seeing things up close because the _____ muscle has trouble changing the shape of the lens:

A) Levator palpebrae superioris

B) Ciliary

C) Orbicularis Oculi 

D) Superior & inferior Oblique

 

Answers: 1 C, 2 D, 3 A, 4 A, 5 B

 

Our eyeball plush is all eyes for you and is available in the shop!

EyeBallGlass2Our eyeball is focused on the new Google Glass. Will it be another redundant piece of technology? Will it change lives (for the worse)? We hear it's still being tested out by volunteers, but we can't wait to stare at it ourselves! Have an opinion of this fancy new gadget? Please share below!