Could this Bionic Eye Be Better Than a Real One?

2 years ago — Quick Read

A new artificial eye has been created which incorporates densely packed, nanometre-scale light sensors into a hemispherical retina-like component ... just like its real-world biological counterpart. The team, from Hong...

Ground breaking lens opens new possibilities in virtual and augmented reality

5 years ago — Long Read

Harvard Engineers have created a ground-breaking lens. This new single 'metalens' can focus all colours of the rainbow in one point opening up new possibilities for virtual and augmented reality...

New CRISPR system could reliably repair many disease-causing mutations

6 years ago — Long Read

A new CRISPR system that can switch single letters of the genome cleanly and efficiently has been developed at Harvard paving the way for reliably repairing many disease-causing DNA mutations...