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Apple Unleashes Updated iMacs, Now With Retina Display

AP | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 10.13.2015 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) -- Apple is adding Retina displays to its iMacs, which will enhance the text and the image quality of photos and videos. The Cupertino,...

Why Do I See Patterns When I Close My Eyes?

Cheryl G. Murphy | Posted 06.24.2015 | Science
Cheryl G. Murphy

Even when we close our eyes, they are active. They are buzzing with the metabolism and regeneration of visual pigments. You can think of it as the TV not being shut off, but changed to a fuzzy picture.

My Very Own Miracle

Tricia McCallum | Posted 06.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Tricia McCallum

Threading needles is out, as is focusing my beloved 35 mm Nikon. But I've embraced the digital world of photography. I can't bowl or play tennis to save my life and you wouldn't want me pitching for your ball team. The fact is I couldn't do any of that before anyway.

Give Thanks for Your Eyes: 7 Amazing Facts

Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler | Posted 01.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler

As humans, we're extremely visual creatures, so as you look upon the joyous gathering of friends and family prior to feasting, consider taking a moment to give thanks for your healthy eyesight as well.

WATCH: Gamers Help Vision Scientists Crack Long-Standing Mystery

natureheader | Mo Costandi | Posted 05.05.2014 | Science

A vast project to map neural connections in the mouse retina may have answered the long-standing question of how the eyes detect motion. With the help...

The Ground Glass

Brian D. Cohen | Posted 10.15.2013 | Arts
Brian D. Cohen

The world resists control, and experience is fleeting and ephemeral. I think visual art must have started as a way to bring order to nature and to hold on to, share, and exchange information and experience.

WATCH: Blind Men See Again After Getting Experimental Implant

| Ferris Jabr | Posted 05.04.2012 | Science

Chris James and Robin Millar of the United Kingdom both lost their vision after birth because of a genetic condition known as retinitis pigmentosa, in...

All About Apple's Retina Display

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 03.07.2012 | Technology

Apple announced on Wednesday that its new iPad will be getting a Retina display. In the words of Apple, a Retina display's "pixel density is so hig...