I have noticed that in infrared film, people's eyes reflect that light within their eyes much like nocturnal animals (and many other animals for that matter) do with regular light. I know that this is in order to maximize their night vision capabilities by reflecting more light onto the retina.
My question is this: If a human had the nerves in our eyes to process infrared light, would someone with these 'special' eyes be able to see better than someone with 'regular' eyes? What would they see? What about in low-light conditions?
...Infra-red illumination of the eye produces the 'bright pupil' effect
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