eyes

staring at the sun

More Ways To Wreck Your Eyes Without Even Thinking About It

Most eye damage happens when you don't even realize it.
Michael Byrne
8.24.17
total eclipse 2017

How to Make a Pair of DIY Glasses to View the Solar Eclipse

And not burn out your eyeballs.
Jacob Dubé
8.16.17
remember the dress?

This Picture Has No Red Pixels—So Why Do the Strawberries Still Look Red?

Color constancy continues to confound us.
Kaleigh Rogers
2.28.17
videos

Watch If You Dare: This Tentacled Robot Will Perform Microsurgery on Your Eyes

Don't blink.
Samantha Cole
12.1.16
nasa

A New Theory on the Mysterious Condition Causing Astronauts to Lose Their Vision

Research presented at the Radiological Society of North America meeting this week fits with previously-held hypotheses.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.29.16
Science

Why Eye Exams Are the Future of Alzheimer’s Screening

Right now there’s no easy way to diagnose the disease.
Pippa Wysong
8.23.16
machines

Computers Might Just 'See' Like Humans After All

Computers are getting better at mimicking the brain.
Jordan Pearson
4.29.16
studies

Two New Techniques Get Us Closer to Regenerating Eyeballs

Very different stem cell-based methods arrive at a common cause: restoring vision.
Michael Byrne
3.10.16
disability

‘Eye Conductor’ Helps the Physically Disabled Write Music With Facial Movements

This interactive design project helps the disabled gain access to creative expression.
Rachel Pick
3.6.16
Health

Half the Planet Is Going to Need Glasses by 2050

Or we can just spend some more time outside.
Michael Byrne
2.21.16
alcohol

How Dangerous Are Champagne Corks, Really?

Champagne corks can quite literally take your eye out, but it doesn't happen that often.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.31.15
nasa

These 'Wallace and Gromit' Style Pants Will Prepare Humans for Mars

The weird orange bloomers could help regulate the effects of fluid shifts in our body.
Emiko Jozuka
7.21.15