starfish-coral-reef-akajima-japan-lgLondon, UK (SPX) Jul 09, 2013 – A study has shown for the first time that starfish use primitive eyes at the tip of their arms to visually navigate their environment. Research headed by Dr. Anders Garm at the Marine Biological Section of the University of Copenhagen in Denmark, showed that starfish eyes are image-forming and could be an essential stage in eye evolution. The researchers removed starfish with and without e … more