Latest Sensory organs Stories
The tongues of horned frogs are capable of lifting up to three times their own bodyweight, thanks to a biological mechanism comparable to adhesive tape, according to a new study published Thursday in the journal Scientific Reports.
Working to gain a better understanding of the eye's tear film distribution, scientists also seek better treatments or a cure for disease that afflicts millions WASHINGTON, May 6, 2014
Scientists at the University of Basel report first ever successful nose reconstruction surgery using cartilage grown in the laboratory.
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New research has found that Arctic reindeer change the color of their eyes to adapt to seasonal variations in daylight.
Scientists have discovered that the tiny Gardiner’s frog from the Seychelles Islands is capable of hearing through tiny bones in its mouth.
Sharon Kleyne reports on high risk places for Dry Eye and Eye Dehydration. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Complaints related to dry eye, a condition
The ability to look out for predators or see a distant source of water has allowed humans to get where we are today, but how did our sense of vision evolve throughout time?
Max Planck Institute (MPG) scientists have found that rats move their eyes in opposite directions in both the horizontal and the vertical plane when running. This gives the rats a unique perspective on the world around them.
Scientists have discovered a hearing system component previously thought to be unique to toothed whales – such as dolphins – in insects.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.