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Hawk-Eye at Wimbledon: it's not as infallible as you think

Blog post explaining how Hawk-Eye works and how it decision might not always be that accurate.

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How Your Eyes Work

A brief description of how Your Eyes work, mainly biological aspects, with some clear explanatory diagrams. From HowStuffWorks.com.

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Sport academy: Tennis technology

A BBC page on the latest technology in tennis, covering balls, racquets, speed guns and hawkeye ball tracking.

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What is Stereo Vision?

A simple site explaining how having two eyes helps us to see in 3D.

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Eyesight, an Insight

This site provides information about eyes : how we see , eye structure, conditions and diseases.

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The Science of Light: Alien Eyes

Interactive site showing users the concept of parallax - the idea of seeing the same image from different views.

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Disappearing Act

Certain patterns confuse your eyes and brain, causing you to misjudge the size of a circle, or the length of a line. This site contains a shockwave demonstrations of an optical illusion.

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Mirrors, Lenses and Your Eyes

How the concave or convex lenses in your glasses correct near or far sightedness.

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What makes up a comet?

A fun video where the presenters make a comet in front of your eyes.

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Why the sky is blue

A brief and detailed explanation of why the sky is blue, touching on Rayleigh scattering, the wavelength of light and how our eyes work.

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