Name: Mikayla and Chloe
What are the main differences between owls eyes and other
Owls eyes both face forward, giving them binocular vision somewhat like
humans, unlike most birds whose eyes are more separated on either side of
the head. Owls eyes are also very large and somewhat tube-like, giving
them much greater light gathering ability than most other birds. See
for more details.
Owls have huge eyes compared to other animals! If our eyes were as big as an
owls they would be the size of oranges! Owls do not see very much color but
because they can dilate their eyes so much they can see very well in the dark!
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