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Vision Loss In Ultramarathons: ‘Looking’ At The Research

[Editor’s Note: Welcome to iRunFar’s new ‘Running on Science’ column, which will be authored monthly by Tracy Beth Høeg and Corrine Malcolm. The goal of ‘Running on Science’ is to interpret the established and ongoing research and theory in the field of endurance running in a way that’s not only understandable and useful for your own running, but also interesting. ‘Running on Science’ will operate in the genre of science writing. Enjoy!]Dawn was breaking over Long Lake outside of Steamboat...

Hong Kong Optical Fair Opens Today

HONG KONG, Nov 8, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and co-organised by the Hong Kong Optical Manufacturers Association, the 25th edition of the Hong Kong Optical Fair opened today and will run from 8-10 November at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). This year's fair welcomes a record 800 exhibitors from 28 countries and regions, including new exhibitors from Denmark, India, San Marino and Sweden.Among...

See, hear, speak sustainable

My background is in the fashion industry. I initially worked as a fashion designer and then as a graphic designer. In these roles, I was always considering the sustainability and environmental impact that producing and manufacturing these products would have.On meeting my now husband, I began to learn about the eyewear industry – he had a couple of optician stores in Denmark at the time. Coming from the fashion industry, where there was a strong focus on sustainability, I observed how lacking...