Are Virtual Reality Headsets Bad For Your Eyes?

Posted on June 14th, 2016

Virtual Reality technology is poised to breakthrough in a big way in 2016, with companies including Facebook, Samsung, Sony and Google all developing...

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Watch A Vision-Impaired Baby See His Mom For The First Time

Posted on June 14th, 2016

  It’s remarkable to live in a day and age where we get a chance to witness a miracle in motion. This is one of those times. Four-month-old Leo Reppon...

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Is Superhuman Vision Possible Outside Of The Movies?

Posted on June 14th, 2016

With summer just around the corner, movie theatres will be packed with movies featuring superheroes with a wide variety of powers including superhuman...

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New “Smart Helmet” Offers X-Ray-Like Vision

Posted on June 14th, 2016

You might remember being a kid and seeing ads in the back of comic books and cereal boxes offering "x-ray glasses" for only $1 dollar that w...

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Five Reasons to Be Cautious of Online Eye Exams

Posted on June 14th, 2016

Recently there's been a surge in popularity of apps and paid online services offering complete eye exams using nothing more than your computer, ta...

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How to Use Your Smartphone To Detect Invisible Colours

Posted on June 13th, 2016

You might not know it, but there's a whole spectrum of colours floating around us that our eyes simply can't see. That's because our eyes...

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Six Stunning Images from Blind Photographers

Posted on June 13th, 2016

"Sunset from Steptoe Butte" by visually impaired photographer Mark Nicol The famous photographer Dorothea Lange once wrote that “th...

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Pixar’s New App Helps the Blind Enjoy Movies

Posted on June 13th, 2016

It’s always been a challenge for the visually impaired to enjoy a night at the movies. Forced to rely on either companions to describe the actio...

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Watch Two Sisters See For the First Time

Posted on June 13th, 2016

  If you haven’t seen this incredible video from the WonderWork charity program 20/20/20, get your tissues ready. Two years ago the world met Sonia an...

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The Dangers of Eye Colour Surgery

Posted on June 13th, 2016

Who hasn't looked in the mirror before and wondered what their eyes might look like if they were a different colour? Some people even experiment w...

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How a New Genetic Experiment Could Cure Hereditary Blindness

Posted on June 13th, 2016

According to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB), there are currently more than 1 million Canadians affected by blindness. Many of th...

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How Insects See in 3D (and How It Could Help Humans)

Posted on June 13th, 2016

A praying mantis sits on a desk, munching on a single leaf and outfitted with tiny, multi-coloured 3D movie glasses. It might sound like something out...

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How an Accidental Eye Exam Saved One Optometrist's Life

Posted on December 2nd, 2015

Dr. David Richardson knows a thing or two about eyes. The Hattiesburg, Mississippi optometrist has been treating patients for decades and knows that e...

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How Eye Surgery Helped a Blind Artist Learn to Paint Again

Posted on December 2nd, 2015

Image copyright Carl Juste, Miami Herald (Tribune News Service) The 19th century French artist Edgar Degas once famously wrote that “art is n...

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How Your Eyes May Become the Only I.D. You'll Need

Posted on December 2nd, 2015

We've all had to fumble through our purses or wallets at one time or another looking for our identification. But imagine if you could simply take...

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