A team of scientists from the National University of Singapore invented a new type of artificial skin packed with tiny sensors that allows it to actually “feel” whatever it’s touching.
Students from Harvard recently developed a wearable device for visually impaired people to navigate more easily.
Scientists have discovered that humans use the visual part of their brain when processing sounds in the dark, even if they have never had sight in their lifetime.
Alberta man born legally blind gets his driver’s license
A student at Loughborough University has designed a ‘robotic guide dog’ that could help support blind and visually impaired people.
When she was 16, Rose Sarkany was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa, a condition that causes a loss of peripheral vision. Since then, her sight has faded to about five degrees of peripheral vision (compared to about 170 degrees for most people).
The Magnifier tool, designed for those with low vision, has new capabilities in iOS 14 .
Meet LeakyPick, the low-cost audio spy detector for network-connected devices.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Allergan’s drug-releasing implant, Durysta, for administration within the cavities of the eye to reduce intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
Nanoparticles restored vision to rats for at least eight months in a new study