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Bright light and the retina

  1. Feb 20, 2009 #1

    daniel_i_l

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    Why can sufficiently bright light damage the retina?
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  3. Feb 20, 2009 #2

    Redbelly98

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    Sufficiently bright light causes heating. Sufficient heating can damage pretty much anything.
     
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