Ocular

07.11.10
Robins can see magnetic fields with a keen right eye
07.11.10

Robins can see magnetic fields with a keen right eye

When it's time to migrate, how do birds find north? The going theory is that some avians can literal...

By Sean Hollister,   07.11.10
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11.23.09
British surgeons using radiation beams to halt macular degeneration
11.23.09

British surgeons using radiation beams to halt macular degeneration

We've seen more eyesight restoration efforts than we could easily count, but rather than tooting the...

By D. Murph,   11.23.09
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10.06.09
NTT DoCoMo's eye-controlled music interface evolves at CEATEC (video)
10.06.09

NTT DoCoMo's eye-controlled music interface evolves at CEATEC (video)

NTT DoCoMo's R&D labs are amongst the busiest in the world, and here at CEATEC the company is s...

By D. Murph,   10.06.09
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12.05.08
Filmmaker hopes to replace false eye with webcam, become a superhero
12.05.08

Filmmaker hopes to replace false eye with webcam, become a superhero

There are quite a few eerie similarities between Rob Spence and Tanya Vlach. For starters, they're...

By D. Murph,   12.05.08
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08.06.08
Glaucoma monitoring contact lenses crafted at UC Davis
08.06.08

Glaucoma monitoring contact lenses crafted at UC Davis

Far from the first circuit-laden contact lens we've laid eyes on (ahem), researchers at UC Davis hav...

By D. Murph,   08.06.08
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07.29.08
5.5 designers put eyeball details on lamps, weird us out
07.29.08

5.5 designers put eyeball details on lamps, weird us out

It's hard to say what kind of individual seeks out lighting instruments that even look like eyes, l...

By D. Murph,   07.29.08
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07.25.08
NTT DoCoMo testing out eye-controlled music interface
07.25.08

NTT DoCoMo testing out eye-controlled music interface

If you're scouting the strange, the weird and the weirder, you'll find plenty to get absorbed in ov...

By D. Murph,   07.25.08
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07.18.08
GM designing car windshield that does the looking for us
07.18.08

GM designing car windshield that does the looking for us

Apparently not everyone at General Motors is toiling away in an attempt to get the Volt ready for i...

By D. Murph,   07.18.08
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07.16.08
Powerful lasers damage eyesight of some Russian ravers
07.16.08

Powerful lasers damage eyesight of some Russian ravers

Here's one straight from the bizarro chapters. Dozens of individuals that attended an all night dan...

By D. Murph,   07.16.08
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