Augmented reality glasses may help people with low vision better navigate their environment

Nearly one in 30 Americans over the age of 40 experience low vision—significant visual impairment that can’t be corrected with glasses, contact lenses, medication or surgery. In a new study of patients with retinitis pigmentosa, an inherited degenerative eye disease that results in poor vision, Keck School of Medicine of Continue Reading

They said to wear the glasses: Woman who stared at the eclipse now has a crescent-shaped burn on her retina, permanently blocking her vision

On August 21 of this year, people across the United States and in several other parts of the world were excited about seeing a total or partial eclipse of the sun, depending on their location. A solar eclipse takes place when the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, Continue Reading