Latest Visual perception Stories

2011-07-26 00:00:29

Dr. Kellye Knueppel knew that volunteering at the Special Olympics World Summer Games would be a thrill.

2011-07-20 14:28:17

Taking a trip down memory lane while you are driving could land you in a roadside ditch, new research indicates.

2011-06-03 08:30:00

People who are deaf benefit from better vision due to the fact their retinas develop differently, experts at the University of Sheffield have shown.

2011-04-20 13:00:00

ATLANTA and HORSHAM, England, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- National Vision Inc and Specialist Data Solutions Ltd, today announced a multi-million dollar, multi-year relationship to replace and revolutionize National Vision's retail Point of Sale (POS) and Practice Management System (ePMS).

2011-03-24 17:27:55

The team, working with Sichuan University in Chengdu, China, investigated eye movements in Chinese and British people to further understanding of the brain mechanisms that control them and how they compare between different human populations.

2011-03-17 12:18:41

It is no surprise to scientists that the largest social network on the web is called Facebook.

2011-03-09 14:48:17

Our brains process many more stimuli than we become aware of.

2011-03-08 11:58:32

As sight starts to degrade once we reach our mid-teens, it is vital that we maintain habits to keep good eyesight throughout our lives, vision experts say.

2011-02-18 10:42:00

LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Salk Institute for Biological Studies today announced a generous gift from Mr. Conrad Prebys, a Salk Trustee, to establish the Conrad T. Prebys Endowed Chair in Vision Research for Dr. Tom Albright.

2011-02-11 13:19:19

Most of us are familiar with the idea of image compression in computers.

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