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Posts tagged compound eye

July 25, 2014

 

A close-up of an insects compound eyes.

Seeing With Insect Eyes

The eyes of insects are very different than those of mammals like humans. Nevertheless, they serve their owners well.

July 11, 2013

 

Hoverfly in flight

Building Flying Robots The Size Of Insects

Scientists are devising tiny robots in order to better understand insect flight.

July 7, 2005

 

A myriad of colors pieced together from many different photos

Insect Color Vision

Can insects see colors? As it turns out, it depends on what kind of eyes it has.

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