What your blinking says about you
The game is simple: tap the button every time you blink for a short period of time and then we’ll give you the results of your blink score.
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The average person blinks between 14,400 and 19,200 times a day.
The current 'World Record' for keeping your eyes open is held by Fergal 'Eyesore' Fleming who kept his eyes open unaided during a staring competition for 40 minutes and 59 seconds.
Newborns blink between 1-3 times a minute, meaning their eyes are open for far longer than an adult.
The average adult blinks every 3-4 seconds, or about 15-20 times a minute.
People blink less while resting. This drops down to about 8 times a minute (every 7.5 seconds).
People blink less when staring at a screen, so don't forget to blink when you're on your device.