Thule inuit - As the sun rises above the horizon in the spring it creates a bright glare as light reflects off the snow-covered earth. This glare can inflame the cornea of the eye, creating a painful and dangerous condition called “snow blindness”. Snow goggles restrict the amount of light reaching the eye and protect the wearer from this disabling affliction. Fleming/NWT Archives/N-1979-050:0655
Making Hisssstory: Samuel L. Jackson talks about 'Snakes on a Plane'
Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American film and television actor and film producer. After becoming involved with the Civil Rights Movement, he moved on to acting in theater at Morehouse College, and then films.