color vision
Colorblindness Study Reveals Unexpected Way to Make Blood Vessels
Colorblindness Study Reveals Unexpected Way to Make Blood Vessels
Ashley Yeager | May 1, 2018
Researchers stumbled across the connection while searching for ways to reduce vision problems in people with achromatopsia.
The Colorful World of Spiders
The Colorful World of Spiders
Amanda B. Keener | May 19, 2015
Specialized filters allow jumping spiders to see more colors than scientists previously thought.
The Eye
The Eye
The Scientist Staff | Oct 1, 2014
An overview of visual processing
Inside the Color Lab
Inside the Color Lab
Kerry Grens | Oct 1, 2014
Meet the University of Washington's Jay Neitz, who studies the evolution of color vision.
Guiding Light
Guiding Light
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Oct 1, 2014
Retinal glial cells acting as optical fibers shuttle longer wavelengths of light to individual cones.
Speaking of Vision Science
Speaking of Vision Science
The Scientist Staff | Oct 1, 2014
October 2014's selection of notable quotes
Eye Spies
Eye Spies
Mary Beth Aberlin | Oct 1, 2014
An issue highlighting advances in vision research
The Rainbow Connection
The Rainbow Connection
Kerry Grens | Oct 1, 2014
Color vision as we know it resulted from one fortuitous genetic event after another.
The Mantis Shrimp’s UV View
The Mantis Shrimp’s UV View
Bob Grant | Jul 7, 2014
A crustacean’s eyes are tuned to ultraviolet frequencies with the help of a biological sunblock molecule.