Smooth pursuit eye movements allow the eyes to closely follow a... - dofaq.co
smooth pursuit

Smooth pursuit eye movements allow the eyes to closely follow a...

wikipedia - 20 Aug 2015
Smooth pursuit eye movements allow the eyes to closely follow a moving object. It is one of two ways that visual animals can voluntarily shift gaze, the other being saccadic eye movements. Pursuit differs from the vestibulo-ocular reflex, which only occurs during movements of the head and serves to stabilize gaze on a stationary object. Most people are unable to initiate pursuit without a moving visual signal. The pursuit of targets moving with velocities of greater than 30°/s tends to require catch-

What's New