Animal Eyes

Animal Eyes

In between caring about the eyesight of humans, we are also science geeks and enjoy learning about the eyesight of other animals and insects that share this world with us. We recently came across this video from Animalism and The Atlantic Magazine about how animals see the world and we thought it worth sharing with you.

We hope you enjoy it as much as we did.

 

How Animals See the World

Animals evolved eyes in incredibly diverse ways and for different purposes. But if all animals aren’t using their eyes to see, what do they use them for? And what’s the biological difference between hawk eyes and fish eyes?

Posted by Animalism on Monday, November 6, 2017



Europtics Temporary Hours


In accordance with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and State of Colorado guidelines to help stem the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, we are making the following changes to our hours of operations effective, Sunday, March 22nd.


Europtics Cherry Creek North will be open from 9 AM - 4 PM Tuesday through Friday, 12 Noon – 4 PM Saturday, and will be closed on Sundays and Mondays.


Europtics Greenwood Village will be open Tuesday – Friday, 11 AM – 6 PM and 12 Noon – 4 PM Saturday, and will be closed Sundays and Mondays.


Europtics Aspen Grove will be closed. All eyewear for pickup will be available at our Greenwood Village location during their new temporary hours.


Europtics Promenade at Briargate location in Colorado Springs will be open Tuesday – Friday, 11 AM – 6 PM and 12 Noon – 4 PM Saturday, and will be closed Sundays and Mondays.


These temporary hours will remain in place until Sunday, April 5th, at which time they will be re-evaluated based on ever-changing conditions in each of our communities.


Europtics will still be available for essential and urgent eye care needs. We are able to provide curbside pickup and adjustments as needed. The optometrists at Europtics have agreed to extend contact lens prescriptions on a case by case basis. Please contact us via email or by calling 303.321.3000.


We hope you and your loved ones are safe and healthy and that we will see all our customer’s and patient’s warm smiles again soon.


The Europtics Team