A scientist holds an eyeball under a telescope, and when it lights on fire, it’s terrifying

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You’re always told to avoid looking directly into the sun. If you were never quite sure why, this video perfectly illuminates that point.

Scientist Mark Thompson puts a pigs eyeball under a telescope pointing at the sun, and before long, it catches on fire.

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An important lesson for us all: Don’t look directly at the sun, especially under a telescope.

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