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Treating blindness with Bionics

The AstroLight festival is an event that clearly celebrates light in it’s many forms, yet there are an estimated 39 million people in the world who are blind and a further 245 million who are visually impaired. 304 more words


Bionic eye restores man’s vision after being blind for 40 years

John Jameson might not have believed in miracles a year ago, but breakthroughs in modern science have made certain that he does now. The Tatum, Texas man had been blind for more than 40 years after an aggressive infection ended up taking his vision. 96 more words

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The 8 Minute Surgery That Will Give You Superhuman Vision. Forever.

A new bionic eye lens currently in development would give humans 3x 20/20 vision, at any age.

The lens, named the Ocumetics Bionic Lens, was developed by Dr. 484 more words


What's Been going On, exactly?

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How are you? I’m good, and as I write this, I’m sat in school. We’re writing up our articles today, related to the project which started all of my radio and TV stuff… 841 more words


Six million dollar man’s bionic eye becomes reality

For those of us old enough to remember television in the ‘70s the epitome of cool was the Six Million Dollar Man, Col. Steve Austin and his bionic enhancements.  164 more words


Australian Scientists Will Soon Begin Trials for a Fully Implantable Bionic Eye

Adding to the recent buzz surrounding the development of bionic eye systems is news of scientists from Australia who are set to begin trials on The Phoenix99 bionic eye—a fully implantable system that marks a significant breakthrough in neural stimulation technology. 51 more words

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Meet filmmaker who had eyeball replaced with a camera

This filmmaker has taken a bold step towards becoming a bionic journalist by replacing his eyeball with a minute camera. Rob Spence lost the use of his eye following a shooting accident when he was nine. 193 more words

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