Apr 30, 2014
Eye Protection in Sports: The Evolution of the Hockey Goalie Mask

Eye protection in sports is extremely important. For goalies in the sport of hockey, where brave goaltenders face a veritable fusillade of slapshots and one-timers, eye protection is especially important. Rubber pucks traveling upwards of 100 miles per hour elevate off the surface of the ice and fly towards the faces of these goalies.

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Apr 25, 2014
How to Tell if Someone Is Lying: Is It All in the Eyes?

How to tell if someone is lying is something that has haunted everyone including skeptical mothers, jealous lovers, probing attorneys, avaricious poker players, and interrogating cops, among many others. 

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Apr 22, 2014
Golf Tips: A Birdie’s-Eye View

Blogs and sports journals abound with stroke-slicing golf tips; some useful, some ridiculous. Here are a few of the best.

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Apr 18, 2014
Different Colour Eyes: Heterochromia Explained

Having different colour eyes, which is known as heterochromia, is a condition present in a significant number of the world’s population, including some of the most well-known actors, actresses, and entertainers.

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Apr 17, 2014
Underwater Vision: Why Eyesight Goes Blurry

As any scuba diver or snorkeler will surely tell you, underwater vision can be a fascinating and rewarding experience. The reason why your unaided vision goes blurry underwater requires a basic discussion of the behaviour of light rays and the human eye.

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