A Moment of Science

Posts tagged insect eyes

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.

November 1, 2011

 

close up of a fruit fly

Flies’ Eyes And Human Eyes May Be Closely Related

Scientists found that nearly identical genes play key roles in the formation of the eyes in mammals and fruit flies.

Stay Connected

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from A Moment of Science:

Support for Indiana Public Media Comes From

About A Moment of Science

Search A Moment of Science