TIL that at birth babies eyes aren’t developed enough to perceive colour or depth, it usually takes about 6 months for their vision to reach adult levels.

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So you can say it takes babies six month to get (•_•) ( •_•)>⌐■-■ adult supervision (⌐■_■)


They can see grey, white, black, and red, before other colors too!


Well that makes total sense. I keep throwing the football to my 5 month old and it keeps just hitting him in the face. I was starting to worry that he was falling behind or maybe he didn’t have any talent.


Black then white are all I see in my infancy, red and yellow then came to be, reaching out to me lets me see


This was one area of research that moved quickly out of the research lab and into the publishing industry: As soon as parenting magazines starting noting the factoid that young babies were most engaged by high-contrast black-and-white, publishers started developing baby board books with bold, graphic pictures of zebras and such. (Search Amazon for ‘black and white baby board book’ and you’ll see lots of bold monochrome drawings and patterns, with only a few accents in red or yellow.)