Retinal implant could add years to your eyesight
It may be possible to fight retinal degeneration in an unintrusive way.
Alphabet's autofocusing contact lens won't be tested in 2016
Novartis doesn't know when the partnership will be ready to start human tests.
Blind woman may see thanks to gene therapy and light
Optogenetics are getting their first proper test in humans.
Researchers use video games to test chameleons' vision
Thanks to simple video games, scientists know that chameleons really can track separate objects with each eye.
Researchers develop multifaceted insect eyes for UAVs
A new generation of tiny spy drones gets an equally miniscule set of electronic eyes.
You can unlock this smartphone with the blood vessels in your eyes
Tired of punching in numbers or swiping strange patterns to unlock your smartphone? Fingerprint an...
Disney Research crafts a more realistic way to capture the human eye
We're keen on checking in with the folks at Disney Research from time to time to see what crazy pr...
FDA approves software for iPhone-based vision test
The FDA recently gave clearance to Vital Art and Science Inc. (VAS) to market software which en...
Alt-week 7.28.12: social mathematics, Pluto's moons and humans-on-a-chip
Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...