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20/20 Vision Forever

While the more futuristic research of repairing and upgrading eyesight is already in development, visual prosthetics company Second Sight has created the Argus II, a visual prosthetic that sits on top of the retina. Using an antenna that sends signals back and forth between a special pair of glasses, the Argus II can bypass damaged parts of the eye and send visual signals straight to the brain — meaning it doesn’t just bring vision from poor to fair, it could restore sight completely.

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http://mic.com/articles/118002/these-8-incredible-advances-in-tech-are-changing-what-it-means-to-be-human#.DKO3VV077

 

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