TITLE

Old Cricket says

AUTHOR(S)
Cricket, Old
PUB. DATE
May 1995
SOURCE
Cricket;May95, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains why people blink their eyes. How many times it is unconsciously done daily; What the blink accomplishes for the eyes; Lysozyme, a chemical in tears; The link between blinking and thinking.
ACCESSION #
9505047628

 

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