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Is Love Really Blind? A New Survey Provides Answers

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 06.12.2012 | Women
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

Couples need to work on their emotional connection, but paying attention to you physical appearance may ensure that a relationship not only gets off to a good start, but remains strong.

Giant Squid's Basketball-Sized Eyes Serve Life-Saving Function

Posted 03.16.2012 | Science

Giant squid have the largest eyes on Earth, about the size of a basketball—but why do they need such big peepers? So they can see a sperm whale in t...

WATCH: Incredible 3D Drawing Machine

Posted 11.14.2011 | Arts

As twin artists, Ryan and Trevor Oakes are familiar with taking a singular experience and realizing it can be split it in two. Their lives have always...

Goodbye to the Nice Guy With the Crazy Eyes

Marc Hershon | Posted 10.15.2011 | Entertainment
Marc Hershon

2011-08-15-Screenshot20110815at1.19.20PM.jpg A garrulous performer, Vic Dunlop was one of a small collection of satchel-toting prop comics who tended to use his powers for good

Optometrist Develops Diamond Encrusted, Gold Plated Contact Lenses

Posted 10.06.2011 | Style

Inspired by the jewels in his wife's teeth, an optometrist at India's Shekhar Eye Research Center has developed diamond encrusted, gold plated contact...

Does Eye Color Affect Batting Average?

Posted 08.28.2011 | Sports

As the old baseball adage goes, keep your eye on the ball -- especially if your eyes are blue. A recent ABC News report looks into the increasingly...

Makeup Tips for Dry Eye Sufferers

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Shira Hirschman Weiss

After consulting with experts and from years of experimenting on my own and being a total product junkie, I would advise readers to do the following to bring attention to eyes without irritating them.

Animal Eyes are Odd

David Mizejewski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Mizejewski

This week's Animal Oddities post is all about animal eyes. Recently, Treehugger did a story on the subject and it made me realize how strange-looking...


Dora Levy Mossanen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dora Levy Mossanen

The other night, I happened to attend the Chinese New Year event at the Peninsula Hotel in Beverly Hills. The food was sumptuous, the décor inviti...

eReader Screens May Not Actually Cause Eye Strain

The New York Times | NICK BILTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The act of reading is going through a number of radical transitions, but perhaps none is more fundamental than the shift from reading on paper to read...

Baby Born With No Eyes: Anophthalmia Means Life Without Sight (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Brielle Garrison is just months old, and already she faces a barrage of doctors appointments. She was born with no eyes nor eye tissue. Brielle, who...

Ping Pong Tournament Takes Over Brooklyn

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

On Monday night the Bellhouse in Gowanus is hosting their semi-annual ping pong tournament. The competition is sure to be fierce, but the attitude is ...

Pick-Up Lines In Rome: Sexual Harassment Or Poetry?

Marta Mondelli | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marta Mondelli

I've been living in NYC for seven years now and when I go back to Italy, I'm surprised at the way men and women distinctly check each other out.

Non-Naked Bike Protest Digs Deep Into The Heart of the Hasidic Community (VIDEO)

Boonsri Dickinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Boonsri Dickinson

Want-to-be-naked cyclists might be wasting their time trying to stir up tensions in the Hasidic community. As one member suggested to me on my Monday morning visit: Go to City Hall.

Help Us Investigate Health Information Technology

Huffington Post Investigative Fund | Adam Clark Estes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Huffington Post Investigative Fund will be covering the progress of health information technology reform. Are you a patient who has begun tracking...

Tell Us About Your Weekend Getaway... Or Your Stay-Cation

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The recession has been among us for long enough now that the "stay-cation" is no longer a novel concept. Plenty of New Yorkers have learned to enjoy ...

"The Eyes Have It"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Jerry Zezima

I have always viewed myself as a farsighted person, a visionary who, like a great leader, could clearly see the world around me. However, I now know I'm a nearsighted person.

The Eyes Have It

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Plenty has been written about the connections between sleep and conditions like heart disease and obesity, but eye disorders? It doesn't seem like an intuitive relationship.