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Solar eclipse: Where to buy glasses, find safe viewings or travel Aug. 21 What time: The moon will be blocking slightly more than 80 percent of the sun in the Tampa Bay area from 1:17 p.m. until 4:14 p.m. with maximum coverage taking place at 2:49 p.m. But without special eyeglasses, don't expect to notice a difference here. [...]
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Experimenting with EnChroma's color-blind assistance glasses EnChroma says its glasses can help some colorblind people distinguish colors better. C&EN took the special spectacles to the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park, to see how helpful the technology [...]
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The Health Reporter Is In: Aug. 3, 2017 Q: About the total solar eclipse coming up Aug. 21 — I'm looking forward to seeing the partial eclipse we're supposed to have in this area, and wondering how safe those special viewing glasses are. Is it any less dangerous on the eyes in areas like [...]
Snapchat unveils strange vending machine for its sunglasses Now those glasses, called Spectacles, are finally going on sale for $129.99, but there's a catch. The company is only selling the glasses from unusual anthropomorphic vending machines called Snapbots, which look more than a little bit like Minions. [...]
As world's population ages, blindness rates likely to grow But those rates are forecast rise to 0.5 percent and 3.1 percent, respectively, by 2020. A key reason: The researchers described the study as the first to include figures on presbyopia, an age-related form of farsightedness that can be treated with [...]
In ‘ After the Big One’ , an epic, 5-part reported work of science fiction, Adam Rothstein took us through, step-by-step, what will happen to Portland after, well, the big one hits . The story resonated widely in the Pacific Northwest, and has... But have no fear—chances are very, very good that you’re going to survive the quake itself. An earthquake kit is often presented like a grocery list: Here are things you need, from top to bottom, as if you were using it to bake a cake. If you have only one item off the earthquake kit list, you know where it is, and you can get to it in an emergency, then you’ll be much better off than you would be otherwise. In a Cascadian Subduction Zone (CSZ) quake , things will probably be bad, and they’ll probably be bad for a while.
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My husband would often give me a ride or drive whenever we go places. Whenever I’d wish to go out during the weekends, go shopping, do groceries, stroll the kids at the park or just plainly go driving, my husband would rather spend his days off from work nesting on our bed. Literally not doing anything interesting or productive the entire weekend. He’s enough happy sleeping the whole day and awake the entire night sitting in front of his laptop, playing computer games, reading a novel, surfing the net, getting news updates on some Korean webs and join online forums. Basically, my husband is nonetheless, a 채미없는 사람 or uninteresting person. And because of this, I encouraged myself to learn driving.
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BMKG Asks Residents to Use ND5 Glasses During Eclipse The special eyeglasses’ “lense” must at least able to filter out ... instead of total eclipse since total solar eclipse would occur around 0 degrees latitude or 0-5 degrees north/south latitude, whereas Java is located at 6-8 degrees south latitude. [...]
Law on Old Prescription Eyeglasses According to the Federal Trade Commission, under the Contact Lens and Eyeglass Rules, people are entitled to a copy of their eyeglasses and contact lens prescriptions immediately following their examination, whether or not the patient requests a copy. [...]
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Lions seek used eyeglasses for donation As spring-cleaning season gets underway, the Portage Lions Club is asking people to look through drawers and closets for old, unwanted eyeglasses and donate them to the Lions Recycle for Sight program. During the month of May, the Portage Lions Club will ... [...]
Importance of Eyeglasses Eyeglasses improve poor vision caused by several vision problems. Photo Credit eyeglasses image by timur1970 from Fotolia.com If you're finding it hard to see clearly, it may be time for a pair of eyeglasses. [...]
TOKYO -- Eyewear prices are rising in Japan as low-end retailers boost lineups of pricier products and high-end retailers offer ritzier services.The Nikkei recently visited a branch of discount eyewear retailer Jins during a summer sale, which had attracted all types, from middle-aged businessmen in suits to homemakers with children in tow. Despite all the bargains, the average price of glasses at the chain has been rising the past few years.For the fiscal year through August 2016, the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is set to launch a service that lets customers order clothes, try them on at home and pay only for what they keep. It sounds novel, but Amazon is actually late to the party. Several online startups have offered try-before-you-buy options for items including jewelry, clothing, glasses and more.It makes shoppers less nervous about buying online, the companies say, and also gives people a chance to touch and try on a necklace or shirt before splurging. The retailers also...
Securing data on wearables is a challenge that has stumped many a device maker. But a recent first-of-its-kind study shows that combining voice and touch recognition may be the key to preventing hackers from gaining access to personal data.Researchers from the College of William and Mary say they are the first to combine behavioral biometrics from different dimensions, such as touch gestures, with voice commands for use with wearable glasses. Their study on a novel continuous authentication...