Vision chip restores sight to blind man


This week’s news item, adapted for MEC from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly, is about a successful study into restoring vision for people blinded through eye diseases.
You can find this story in the News Items section on your Work Area screen.


  • Yes, that’s fascinating. But what happens if blindness is the norm, and a tribe of blind people is confronted with somebody able to see? If you’d like to find out read H.G. Wells’ short story “The Country of the Blind”, first published in 1904. You can find this story for free on the web:

    Posted by Eva on November 25th 2010

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