NASA is hoping to spark interest among blind students about science and space.
Astronauts might suffer some visual impairments as they return from lengthy missions in space. Could this cause them to go blind in space?
Blind people dream a bit differently than those who have been gifted with sight -- and their experience may be richer than ours.
Creepy contact lenses may enhance your Halloween costume, but are they really worth potentially going blind?
Scientists have found the genetic underpinnings of achromatopsia in dogs, which is a rare, inherited vision disorder that affects the eye's cone cells, which could help humans in the future.
What happens when you combine mechanical engineering with navigation? Then you get a new navigation device.
Do blind people categorize race?
New findings published in Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy reveal that a compound found in drugs used to treat glaucoma--known as ethoxzolamide--may also be helpful in turning off tuberculosis bacteria's ability to sense immune system attacks, making them shorter and more effective.
A new study has shown that gene therapy can help to temporarily improve eyesight in patients who are suffering from Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA), an inherited disorder that results in vision loss beginning in childhood.