Sonar Device Brings Vision to those Blind from Birth

Researchers at Hebrew University in Jerusalem are developing a sonar-based device that, according to preliminary tests, already allows the congenitally blind to distinguish between different shapes and even to read. Just as shockingly, the device appears to activate areas of the brain that were formerly believed to Continue reading

Salk Scientists Map the Frontiers of Vision

Pioneering vision study in mice will help revolutionize the study of brain function and mental disease Continue reading