The Moken (39 images)

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The Moken are an indigenous tribe who live on the Islands of Surin, about 60km off the coast of Thailand. They make their living from the Sea, catching fish and also scavenging from the Sea floor. Recent scientific tests have shown that the underwater eyesight of Moken children is more than 50% better than the underwater eyesight of European children, seemingly they have somehow trained their eyes to focus much more clearly underwater in order for them to catch fish and pick things from the...
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