Talk:Selkie

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Maintenance note: Previous discussion[edit]

This topic was discussed at Talk:Races prior to the creation of this article. Eighty5cacao 19:30, 14 July 2011 (MST)

Enal the Sharkboy[edit]

Just a pointer to previous discussion at User talk:Eighty5cacao/misc/Eloi physiology (fanon)#Scratch work: A visualization of migration behavior (no new content yet). Eighty5cacao 15:26, 21 August 2012 (MST)

Underwater focus[edit]

In the context of eyes' accommodation to underwater focus, what are "mucus goggles" supposed to be?[ref]The Physicist. "Q: Why is our vision blurred underwater?". Ask a Physicist, 2010-10-18. Accessed 2014-04-19.[/ref] --Tepples (talk) 16:56, 19 April 2014 (UTC)

The tear film has a mucous layer; presumably it is thicker on other animals where it serves as a compromise between the index-matching requirements of air and water. --Eighty5cacao (talk) 19:07, 19 April 2014 (UTC)