The ‘Summer of the Shark’ May Lead Discovery to New Heights

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      The ‘Summer of the Shark’ May Lead Discovery to New Heights ~ Samantha Lewis   “Shark Week 2015” began yesterday on the Discovery Channel. This is the 28th year for this most talked about and most watched television event on TV. (Super Bowl not included). The week includes JAW-SOME events that watchers […]

Are Scientists Crossing the DNA Line?

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Are Scientists Crossing the DNA Line? ~ Amy Lignor   Perhaps it’s because of the ‘thoughts’ behind things like ‘Jurassic World’ or the new TV show called, ‘Humans’ – but the idea that DNA will be collected and ‘stored’ for every being on the planet actually sounds dangerous. Of course…we’re not talking about bringing back […]

Trail of Highways; What is a Leucistic Screech Owl?

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  Trail of Highways ™; What is a Leucistic Screech Owl? Presentation is at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, “Raptor Fest 2015″ Meaning of Leucism /ˈljuːsɪzəm/ is a condition in which there is partial loss of pigmentation in an animal resulting in white, pale, or patchy coloration of the skin, hair, feathers, scales or cuticle, but […]

What is a Leuistic Screech Owl?

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  What is a Leucistic Screech Owl? Presentation is at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, “Raptor Fest 2015″ Meaning of Leucism /ˈljuːsɪzəm/ is a condition in which there is partial loss of pigmentation in an animal resulting in white, pale, or patchy coloration of the skin, hair, feathers, scales or cuticle, but not the eyes. Unlike […]

Neo-Realism of Lost Childhoods

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Neo-Realism of Lost Childhoods ~ Dinesh Sharma   Child labor is a serious problem in India.  A country that is home to over 60 million child laborers, according to some NGO estimates, hopes to be a superpower. Is it possible for India to rise while almost 14% of its children are working in the streets and […]

U.S. Eye Care Overview & the Benefits of Fundus Photo

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It has been true throughout history that technological advances bring both good and bad points along with them. With the advent of the computer, the world literally changed – with almost everything being done now on the World Wide Web. Many businesses fail or succeed based on their performance in that arena. And, sadly, the […]

The Facts: Eye Care Professionals Must Keep Up With Change

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Innovation, thankfully, never stops when it comes to the field of optometry/ophthalmology. Creative, skilled minds are constantly working to discover better technology that will help serve the client/patient in a far more concise and quick manner. Change is also occurring in the eye care world because of the growing demand for eye care services. Population-based […]

Eye Care Professionals: Trust is Essential to Your Partner in Imaging

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With huge advances in technology comes the fact that the supplier of that technology must also be advanced. In any industry – ask any company you wish – the supplier of products and equipment must be of the highest caliber. And nowhere is this as important as it is in the medical industry. It is […]