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 Why can't we sneeze with our eyes open?

Answer It is unclear, but scientists theorize that we close our eyes to protect them. We may be protecting our eyes from microorganisms and particles from our sneezes. But it could also be simply because ... Read More »
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Top Q&A For: Why can't we sneeze with our eyes open

Do you sneeze with your eyes open or closed?

If i hold my eyes open when i sneeze will my eyes pop out?

Why can't we open our eyes when we sneeze?

all of your bodily functions stop when you sneeze (even your heart! that's the reason people started saying 'bless you' afterwards), your eyes wont pop out completely, but they would jump forward a... Read More »
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Why is it impossible to open your eyes when you sneeze?

While I have no scientific evidence to back this up, I hear the force would be too great, and your eyes would pop out from the pressure of the sneeze, which - I hear - has been clocked at over 100 ... Read More »
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