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Posts tagged photoreceptors

January 5, 2018

 

The roots of spruce trees.

How Roots Soak Up Sunlight

Plants have evolved complex methods to ensure their survival.

August 4, 2017

 

Three mice.

Three (No Longer) Blind Mice

In a recent experiment, scientists used transplated photoreceptors to restore vision in mice.

April 6, 2011

 

Why Do I Sometimes See Tiny Moving Dots?

Those tiny dots are actually blood cells moving in the retina of your eye.

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