Universities Fight For Relevance Amid A Struggle To Survive: The New Terrain In Post-Pandemic Tensions

The fountainhead of the modern world, universities, have been severely impacted by the pandemic. But even as they fight to survive, existential purpose itself is increasingly being questioned by developments fast-forwarded by the ongoing crisis.

New type of contact lens allows zooming with just a blink!

Scientists at the University of California have developed a new type of smart contact lenses which can be controlled using eye movements. As Cnet reports, by measuring the electrooculographic signals generated by the eyes when making specific movements such as up, down, blink, double blink, the scientists created a soft biometric lens which responds to those electric impulses.