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eyeballs

Biologists Grew a Human Retina in a Dish

These “organoids” help scientists understand how color vision develops in the eye’s cells.
Samantha Cole
10.11.18
WTF

Australian Restaurant Garnishes Its Margaritas with Cow Eyeballs

The bull’s eyeball atop the ink-colored cocktail is purely a garnish and is not meant to be chewed, swallowed, or even licked.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.31.18
disgusting

Extremely Disgusting: Basketball Player's Eyeball Pops out of Socket

Akil Mitchell's eyeball popped out of the socket while battling for a rebound.
Mike Vorkunov
1.26.17
videos

Watch If You Dare: This Tentacled Robot Will Perform Microsurgery on Your Eyes

Don't blink.
Samantha Cole
12.1.16
nasa

A New Theory on the Mysterious Condition Causing Astronauts to Lose Their Vision

Research presented at the Radiological Society of North America meeting this week fits with previously-held hypotheses.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.29.16
Stuff

What It’s Like Living with Eyeball Tattoos

For people living with eyeball tattoos, reactions can range from "cool contacts!" to being mistaken for the devil.
Sarah Berman
4.7.16
Tattoos

A Tattoo Artist Explains Why She Got Her Eyeballs Inked

Ten years in medicine has made me weary of anything dangerous, especially eye tattoos. So I sat down with my recently inked friend to hear her perspective on the new body modification fad.
Matilda Whitworth
3.3.16
PLEASE LOOK AT ME

Choose Your Own Dining Adventure in This Week's Comic by Julian Glander

Help a man decide between some eye-popping menu selections.
Julian Glander
11.24.15
Michael

Michael Says 'No' to Drugs

In this new comic by Stephen Maurice Graham, instead of smoking pot at lunch with his peers, Michael chooses to escape the drudgery of office life by escaping into his imagination.
Stephen Graham
8.12.15
Munchies

This Is What It’s Like to Get Drunk Through Your Eyeballs

A new project from food art duo Bompas and Parr uses humidifiers to turn spirits and mixers into a fine cloud. Without taking a sip of liquid, you simply breath and let the alcohol mist enter through your eyeballs, straight into the bloodstream.
Johanna Derry
8.4.15
Modern Medicine

In Search of My Father's Glass Eye

In a panic to replace my dad's prosthetic eye, I googled “Prosthetic eyes NYC."
Naomi Melati Bishop
7.13.15
Munchies

The 26-Ingredient, Aphrodisiac Energy Smoothie That Keeps the Andes Wired

Milk, brandy, baby formula, bull's eyes, raw eggs, and 21 other ingredients create Mérida’s token aphrodisiac energy smoothie known as <i>levantón Andino</i>. And people love it.
Alexandra Baumhardt
2.17.15
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