Artificial eye made of ivory, horn, and glass by Giovanni Batista Verle of Venice, c. 1670s. Accompanied by a book about the artificial eye dedicated to Ferdinando de’ Medici, Grand Prince of Tuscany, 1679. [2832×3932]

Artificial eye made of ivory, horn, and glass by Giovanni Batista Verle of Venice, c. 1670s. Accompanied by a book about the artificial eye dedicated to Ferdinando de’ Medici, Grand Prince of Tuscany, 1679. [2832×3932]

Ancient Egyptian sandstone carving showing Emperor Nero making offerings to Egyptian gods. He is offering the lunar eye to Min and Osiris and offering a bottle of frankincense to Shu, Roman era, 54-68 CE. [5616×3744]

Ancient Egyptian sandstone carving showing Emperor Nero making offerings to Egyptian gods. He is offering the lunar eye to Min and Osiris and offering a bottle of frankincense to Shu, Roman era, 54-68 CE. [5616×3744]

Opioid darts, helicopters, refrigerator trucks: How to move a goat from one mountain range to another — “Wearing eye masks, horn pads and leg straps, goats dangle from a helicopter.” Photo credit: Ramon Dompor / The Seattle Times [Mountain Goat (Oreamnos americanus), Washington,USA] [3840×5760][OS]

Opioid darts, helicopters, refrigerator trucks: How to move a goat from one mountain range to another — “Wearing eye masks, horn pads and leg straps, goats dangle from a helicopter.” Photo credit: Ramon Dompor / The Seattle Times [Mountain Goat… Continue Reading