I saw a great report on Global News Montreal tonight about the development of a bionic eye that will help some blind people see. They focused on how it is helping one man, who has been blind for 20 years. 124 more words
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NORTH CAROLINA — A blind man was able to see for the first time in 33 years thanks to what’s called a bionic eye.
According to Duke Medicine’s website, Larry Hester, 66, was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa more than three decades ago. 65 more words
(PIX11) — A 66-year-old North Carolina man who became the seventh person in the United States to receive a ‘bionic eye’ can now see for the first time in 33 years, according to the… 326 more words
A North Carolina man recently became the seventh person in the United States to receive a so-called bionic eye, helping the 66-year-old see for the first time in 33 years, according to the… 306 more words
DURHAM, N.C. — Thanks to a bionic eye a North Carolina man got to see his wife for the first time in 33 years.
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We are able to see because light from an object can move through space and reach our eyes. Once light reaches our eyes, signals are sent to our brain, and our brain deciphers the information in order to detect the appearance, location and movement of the objects we are sighting at.The whole process, as complex as it is, would not be possible if it were not for the presence of light.