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contact lenses

Wearing coloured lenses as part of Halloween costume leaves girl temporarily blinded

Her eyes were blood red the next morning and the lenses had acted as suction cups tearing cells away from the cornea.

31 Oct 2018 2:54 PM

Study show contact lenses not environment-friendly

According to a recent study, lenses could be contributing to microplastic pollution in waterways.

21 Aug 2018 9:07 AM

Discarded contact lenses lead to rising microplastic pollution

When the plastic loses some of its structural strength, it will break down. This leads to smaller plastic particles forming microplastics.

20 Aug 2018 12:05 PM

Sleeping with contact lenses can leave holes in the cornea: study

Sleeping with contact lenses can increase risk of eye infections eight fold.

19 Aug 2018 5:50 PM

3D-printed smart gel can move objects underwater

During the 3D-printing process, light is projected on a light-sensitive solution that becomes a gel.

20 May 2018 3:27 PM


Here's how you can almost become Superman

Scientists have created contact lenses that let you shoot lasers from your eyes.

02 May 2018 6:02 PM

Bio-sensing contact lenses may help monitor diseases

Bio-sensing lenses are based on technology that led to the development of smartphones with more vivid displays.

05 Apr 2017 3:23 PM