Eye-tasctic Eye Hotels

Hotels have gotten more specialized. You can sleep in salt hotels (Boliva), Ice Hotels, Igloos, Tree Houses, castles, teepees and lighthouses. You can glamp (glamour camping), sleep in railroad cars, in prisons, in caves, underwater or houses built out of trash. Want to sleep in a bat cave or with Hello Kitty. you got it. Now eye-fanatics … [Read more...]

Eye Can’t Believe It’s True: 11 Oddball Optical Stories From 2015

This is our first oddball news edition ever. There was lots of weird and unusual news in 2015. We have probably missed a lot of stories,  If you know more news of the wierd please feel free share and or link in the comments below. Seriously? Are people that Crazy?  North Carolina: Woman Pours Drain Cleaner In Her Eyes: For most people, … [Read more...]

Eye Can’t Believe It! Worlds Smallest Comic Carved Into A Strand of Human Hair

This is pretty amazing. Made for the Exceptional Hardware Software Meeting in Germany, the comic is 'Juanita Knits the Planet', is about a day in the life of Micron Tall Girl- Robot named Juanita. Using an ion beam (FIB) the comic is etched by a high speed jet of matter. Source: Exceptional Hardware Software Meeting … [Read more...]

Eye Can’t Believe It: Eyelash Trends With Eyelash Jewelry

Every year some new crazy eyeball trend pops up: 5 years ago it was eyeball jewelry (eyeball piercing) then it was  eyeball tattoos, in the last couple of years we have done Eyeball Licking and Eyeball Shaving. We did some innocent wacky eyelashes, but this is pretty dangerous the new trend of  Eyelash Jewelry, yep we need to trick out the … [Read more...]

On This Day In Eyeball History: The Farthest Eyeball Pop

Just in case you wanted to know, according to the Guinness book of World Records; Kim Goodman (USA) can pop her eyeballs to a protrusion of 12 mm (0.47 in) beyond her eye sockets. Her eyes were measured in Istanbul, Turkey, on 2 November 2007. … [Read more...]

Chinese Boy Is First Human That Can See In the Dark

A young Chinese boy with glow in the dark cat’s eyes has stunned doctors with his ability to see in pitch black darkness. Doctors have studied Nong Youhui’s amazing eyesight since his dad took him to hospital in Dahua, southern China, concerned over his bright blue eyes. Dad Ling said: “They told me he would grow out of it and that his eyes … [Read more...]

First Blind Person To Hike 950-mile Trail

If you ever think you can't do something, reading stories like this really can make you think. If you have ever been hiking, guide dog or not, this is challenging. What do you think? Led by his guide dog, Tennille, and cheered by well-wishers, Charlottean Trevor Thomas finished his extraordinary cross-state trek on the Mountains-to-Sea Trail at … [Read more...]

On This Day In Sunglass History: The Most People Wearing Sunglasses In The Dark

Why??? And do we care? But hey here it is. On This Day In Sunglass History: The most people wearing sunglasses in the dark is 1,642 and was achieved by Groupon (USA), with the help of Lifeway Foods Inc.(USA), at Wrigley Field, in Chicago, Illinois, USA, on 6 July 2012. The attempt was part of a screening of the film, Blues Brothers, at … [Read more...]

Eyeball Licking New Craze In Japan

A strange trend among Japanese school-aged children and teens -- licking a friend or lover's eyeballs -- may be perplexing, but experts are more worried about the germs they are potentially spreading. "This is a dangerous practice which has the potential to spread a number of bacteria that reside in the mouth to the eye resulting in bacterial … [Read more...]

On This Day In Eyeglass History: The Longest Line of Spectacles Created

The longest line of spectacles consisted of 16,530 pairs of spectacles, measured 2,011 m (6,597 ft 9 in) and was created by Sabae Megane Guinness 2011 committee (Japan) at Nishiyama Park, Sabae, Fukui, Japan, on 5 May 2011. Sabae produces 90% of glasses in Japan. The record attempt is to promote the city as the country's top glasses production … [Read more...]

Mini Monday: Teeth Sculpting

Eye Can't believe this- Maxam Toiletries presented the case for their brand of toothpaste in “Civilization-Egypt” and “Civilization Rome”, showing ancient ruins in the context of molar teeth. “Don’t let germs settle down.” The campaign won Gold Outdoor and Gold Press Lions at Cannes International Festival of Creativity. Sponsored by … [Read more...]

Eye Can’t Believe It – Vanishing Edge Roof Top Pool

Some friends of mine just got back from a trip to Singapore, this was the vanishing edge roof top pool at their hotel! Eye can't believe anyone would want to get near to the edge. See clearly with KleerSpex, the environmentally clear lens cleaning choice: Biodegradable formula made using green production methods in the USA. Custom … [Read more...]

On This Day in Eyeglass History: The Largest Pair Of Eyeglasses Made

The largest pair of spectacles were manufactured in December 2004 by Errold Jessurun (Netherlands) who is employed by Jess Optiek of Weesp, Netherlands. The spectacles are 1.94 m (6 ft 4. 25in) wide and each lens is 68 cm (2 ft 2.75 in) wide. Each lens has a strength of +1.25 Source: Guinness Book Of World Records  But on March 1, 2011 … [Read more...]

The Human Eye: How Many Working Parts?

You probably did you know that the eye is approximately the size of a ping pong ball  but did you know that it also contains over two million working parts?  Good idea to get those eyes checked regularly and thoroughly by an eyecare professional  as  that is a lot of working parts to keep in good order! Thank you to Specs4Us for today's "Eye … [Read more...]

Nose Job Eyeglasses

Just when you think, you have hit every weird and unusual pair of eyeglasses another one comes across. Nose Job or Nose Shaper eyeglasses. A Japanese professor at the University of Sydney has made it possible for people, especially Asians to get a new nose without surgery. The invention is a pair of lensless glasses, where their is a … [Read more...]