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Your iPhone Can Tell the Difference Between Hot Dogs and Hammers

A developer connected his iPhone to Apple's machine learning system, and it resulted in an impressive demo and a joke straight out of HBO's 'Silicon Valley.'
Samantha Cole
6.23.17
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
Weed

Smoking Weed Regularly May Cause Vision Problems

420/20?
Madison Margolin
12.8.16
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
Sex

A NASA Scientist's Bizarre Theory for Why Astronauts Lose Their Vision in Space

To understand why male astronauts have experienced vision changes in space, we need to study women on Earth.
Kate Lunau
8.10.16
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
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
uk

This Prototype Holographic Heads-Up Display Is What Google Glass Should've Been

This headset enables holographic images to be displayed in front of the wearer's field of vision in full colour.
Emiko Jozuka
7.1.15
jacked in

Rewiring the Brain to Create New Senses

How the brain's neuroplasticity lets us substitute one sense for another—and invent new ones.
Luke Robert Mason
6.10.15
video

The Dramatic Difference Between Blindness and Having No Eyes

"A world without light."
Michael Byrne
5.24.15
Perfect Worlds

I Stared Into the Void at a Secret Light Show in Las Vegas

It’s the only piece of art I’ve ever had to sign a liability waiver to view.
Chris Hampton
5.6.15
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