Category: News – Eye optics


Blind taught how to read again

Partially sighted and people registered blind could be taught how to read and view objects using the undamaged parts of their eyes, according to researchers at the Macular Disease Society (MDS)…

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Blind Fish Still Able to ‘See’

Blind cavefish  can detect light through an organ other than their eyes, which their sighted cousins use. Blind cavefish whose eyes have withered away may not be so blind after all. Instead, a light-sensitive organ in their brains can detect light, research now reveals….

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Vision Gear Bypasses the Eye

The Forehead Retina System (FRS) uses a special headband to selectively stimulate different mechanoreceptors in forehead skin to allow visually impaired people to “see” a picture of what lies in front of them. …

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Why Eyes are So Alluring

For humans, the eyes are more than just windows to the outside world. They are also portals inward, providing others with glimpses into our inner thoughts and feelings….

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