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    Why we can't sneeze with open eyes?

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    The internet is full of stories on this topic. Mostly, in an attempt to debunk the notion that your eyeballs will pop out.

    The eye-popping truth about why we close our eyes when we sneeze - NBC

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    The simple explanation is that we all blink just at the instant when we sneeze. jocular
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