March 22, 2018

Could Artificial Intelligence be the answer to the early diagnosis of eye diseases such as macular degeneration, glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy? One consultant at Moorfields is so convinced that the answer lies in AI that he contacted Google’s AI research subsidiary...

March 5, 2018

A team from Australia's Queensland University of Technology (QUT) have developed contact lenses designed specifically to slow the development of myopia.

Research conducted at the Brien Holden Vision Institute in Sydney last year concluded that the use of soft contact le...

February 12, 2018

The drive for eco-friendliness and economy is taking a strong foothold in all aspects of home technology, not least lighting. The latest low-carbon innovation by Finnish firm Helvar is a new motion sensor which responds to multiple triggers to save energy and cut bills...

November 2, 2017

Light affects productivity in many ways and not just by helping us to see more clearly.

The facts are that everything we see is light reflected into the eye. For most of us, most of our sensory perception is governed by our sight, and all light is definitely not the sam...

November 1, 2017

Take a look at the dress on the right in the image above. What do you see? You may be surprised to read that some people see the dress as gold and white, while others see it as black and blue. And the debate continues to rage worldwide.

But you won’t be as surprised a...

October 31, 2017

At a time when a worldwide epidemic of myopia is now predicted, research into both its causes and prevention is of particular relevance to the workforce. It used to be held that time spent staring close-up at screens was to blame, but the latest research suggests that...

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