People with blue eyes can read better in darker conditions than those with brown eyes, a small study has found. This suggests having blue eyes is an advantage in low-light conditions, and might help explain why the trait evolved in northern Europe. But the finding needs to be confirmed in a larger study.
“It’s preliminary,” says Kyoko Yamaguchi at Liverpool John Moores University in the UK, who studies the genetic…
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Publish date : 2024-02-06 06:00:48
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