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"Our eyes are amazing!" 
We know you love em' too but just in case you didn't know how fascinating they are, here are some
interesting facts:

#1
The human eye blinks an average of 4,200,000 times
a year.
#2
The eye can process 36,000 bits of information every hour and in a normal lifespan you will see almost 24 million images of the world around you.
#3
Everyone is colorblind at birth.
#4
Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.
#5
The giant squid has the largest eyeball of any animal on
the earth.
#6
Dogs cannot tell the difference between red and green.
#7
The eye muscles are the most active muscles in the
whole body.
#8
Our eyelashes have a span of approx. 5 months.
#9
The eye of an ostrich is bigger than its brain.
#10
It is physically impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.
(try it!)
#11
Ants have two eyes but each is made up of a lot of smaller eyes, called a compound eye.
#12
People generally read 25% slower from a computer screen compared to paper.
#13
The most common injury caused by cosmetics is to the eye by a mascara wand.
#14
Your eyes are comprised of over 2 million working parts to make them fully functional.
(so protect them!)
#15
People say in a blink of an eye because it is the fastest muscle in the body.