Technology for restoring vision is still at an early stage, but a new kind of retinal prosthesis allows blind rats to sense light, a study shows. Full story
Hear more about David and how his passion for classical music, combined with his vision for a community orchestra, is changing the lives of Roxbury’s youth who may not have these opportunities otherwise
Up to one in four children in America have an undiagnosed vision disorder. An eye surgeon says he’s found a better way, a revolutionary new exam. NBC’s Diana Alvear reports.
Richard Tirendi, the Co-Founder and CEO if VisionQuest 20/20 says by detecting children’s vision problems and treating them, children can participate and in a way that is “all new to them” and “they can see things and do things and participate in a way they couldn’t before.”
Children across the country have poor eyesight – but some don’t have proper vision care and never get the glasses they need. An organization called Vision to Learn is changing that, helping thousands of Los Angeles schoolchildren see clearly. NBC’s Miguel Almaguer reports.
Austin Beutner, the founder of Vision to Learn, explains how the program works and how better vision gives children a chance to learn.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan talks with Ron Johnson, JC Penney CEO, about whether his vision to transform the department store is working, and what customers and investors can expect to see next for the company.
Staff at the National Maritime Museum look at their new Visions of the Universe exhibition, which includes images of Mars generated by NASA's Curiosity Rover, in Greenwich, London, June 5, 2013. The exhibition opens in two days time and runs through to September 15. REUTERS/Andrew Winning (BRITA
WASHINGTON - NOVEMBER 10: Iraqi attorney Mohammed Odeh al-Rehaief, who lost vision in his left eye when he helped rescue former POW U.S. Army Private Jessica Lynch, gestures as he addresses the media at the National Press Club November 10, 2003 in Washington, DC. Odeh al-Rehaief talked about his ro
People use night vision goggles to look at the night sky during an Unidentified Flying Object tour in the desert outside Sedona, Arizona February 14, 2013. Picture taken February 14, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert addresses the audience during a news conference in Detroit, Michigan, in this April 30, 2012 file photo. Gilbert has a vision for downtown Detroit that many would find hard to square with the long, painful decline commonly associated with this city: a vibrant urban