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Human Factors

Sensory Systems for Orientation: The Eyes

Human Factors

Of all the senses, vision is most important in providing information to maintain safe flight. Even though the human eye is optimized for day vision, it is also capable of vision in very low light environments. During the day, the eye uses receptors called cones, while at night, vision is facilitated by the use of rods.  Both of these provide […]

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