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Controversial Treatment Makes Brown Eyes Blue
2011-11-03 08:23:19

A California scientist claims he has developed a simple procedure that can turn brown eyes into blue eyes, but once the procedure is done it is irreversible, CBS News reports. Dr Gregg Homer, of Stroma Medical in California said his new Lumineyes technology uses a laser tuned to a specific frequency to permanently turn brown eyes blue, by removing the brown pigment, or melanin, from the top layer of the iris, leaving the blue eye color to emerge over the course of a few weeks. Homer...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.