Italian eyewear working on Google Glass 2.0

Italian eyewear maker Luxottica has announced it is working with Google to build version 2.0 of the eye wearable Google Glass device.

''Baking soda'' can also help us see better

 It is well known that baking soda serves many purposes, but now scientists have revealed how it may also improve our vision.

Behavioural training boosts vision in older adults

A week of behavioural intervention can help improve the vision of older adults affected by age-related declining contrast sensitivity which is critical for many real life tasks such as driving at night, new research has found.

Cats use eyes, not smell, to search for food

Cats may prefer to use their eyes rather than follow their nose when it comes to finding the location of food, according to new research by leading animal behaviourists.

Human retina is built backwards, confirm scientists

For the first time, researcher have confirmed that the human retina is built backwards, with the neurons in front of the photoreceptors, rather than behind them.

Drug for macular degeneration reverses blindness caused by diabetes

A new research has revealed that ranibizumab, a prescription drug, commonly used to treat age-related vision loss or macular degeneration, also reverses vision loss caused by diabetes among Hispanic and non-Hispanic whites.

Delhi election results: Negative campaigning against AAP reason for BJP's loss?

In this episode of Taal Thok ke, let's analyse the reasons for BJP's defeat in Delhi Assembly Elections.

Delhi election results: Negative campaigning against AAP reason for BJP's loss?-Part 2

In this episode of Taal Thok ke, let's analyse the reasons for BJP's defeat in Delhi Assembly Elections.

Poor vision more common in China's well-off kids: Study

A study involving 20,000 children in China said Thursday that poor kids are far less likely to be nearsighted than their wealthier peers.

Roberto Mancini vision for Inter Milan decisive for Xherdan Shaqiri
Roberto Mancini vision for Inter Milan decisive for Xherdan Shaqiri

Xherdan Shaqiri claimed his unhappiness at warming the substitutes` bench at Bayern Munich, and Roberto Mancini`s vision for Inter Milan, prompted his decision to join the Italian giants.

Brain dead man's organs donated, saves 5 lives, gives vision to 2 persons

AIIMS received the year's first cadaver donation with the family of a 24-year-old man from Sangam Vihar, donating his organs after the later was declared brain dead.

England call up Sam Billings to Cricket World Cup squad
England call up Sam Billings to Cricket World Cup squad

England have added wicketkeeper Sam Billings to their provisional squad for next year`s World Cup in place of the injured Craig Kieswetter.

Gene therapy holds promise for restoring vision

 A new genetic therapy was found effective in restoring light responses to the degenerated retinas of mice and dogs, indicating that it may be feasible to restore some light sensitivity in blind humans.

60 patients lose sight after cataract surgery in Punjab

60 persons have lost their eyesight after an operation at a free medical camp organised by an NGO in Gurdaspur district, civil and medical authorities said on Thursday.

Viagra use can lead to vision disturbances in some

A new research has revealed that erectile dysfunction drugs can affect vision of genetically susceptible users.

Smart head-lights that prevent glare, improve vision

US researchers, who include an Indian-origin scientist, have developed a smart head-light that enables drivers to take full advantage of their high beams without fear of blinding oncoming drivers or suffering from the glare that they can be subject to when driving in snow or rain at night.

Watch: Dr Subhash Chandra show this Saturday at 10 pm

Watch Dr Subhash Chandra, the Essel Group Chairman in a new show starting from this weekend where he will inspire the youth with his ideas.The show will telecast on Zee News on Saturday at 10 pm and 11 am on Sunday.

Yellow pigment in eye may aid vision through haze

Individuals with greater amounts of yellow pigment in the eye may be better able to see distant objects in hazy conditions, scientists have found.

Coming, smartphones that correct vision

You can soon kiss goodbye to your glasses or contact lenses as future smartphones can adjust the display screen for better visibility for you.

Now, torch that could help visually impaired to see objects

A new research has come up with an advanced device called the Enactive Torch that could help the visually impaired better navigate everyday life with the help of infra-red sensors to "see" objects in front of it.