LCD contact lenses could beam text messages right to your eyeball

Displays that appear right in front of your eyeballs is a popular trope in science fiction, and thanks to new developments in microsystems technology, those displays are one giant leap closer to becoming a reality. Researchers at Ghent University have developed a curved LCD display that can display text and images on… » 12/09/12 9:00am 12/09/12 9:00am

Contact Lenses of the Future Will Treat Your Eye Diseases

The World Health Organization estimates that glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide. And though the first leading cause of blindness - cataracts - can be treated with surgery, the blindness caused by glaucoma can't be permanently cured. That's why Tingrui Pan and Hailin Cong, researchers at UC… » 8/07/08 2:37pm 8/07/08 2:37pm