10 most interesting cats' features: 2 - Seeing in the darkness

Some things you don't know about your adorable furry friends!

Le 10 più interessanti caratteristiche dei gatti
2 - Seeing in the darkness

Cats don't have any trouble seeing in the dark: their eyes have a reflective layer called Tapetum lucidum, which reflects light toward its retina, increasing the catchable amount of light. Overall, their visibility in the dark is six times more effective than human's visibility.

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