Doctors discovered and pulled from the eyes of the British pensioner 27 lenses that she had forgotten to remove. This publication reports the British Association of optometrists Optometry Today.1.*
They were discovered during the inspection of the eye 67-year-old patient, who came to remove cataracts. Doctors noticed a bluish haze on the eyeball of a woman who was glued contact lenses.
Items be removed within two sessions. The woman, wearing lenses for 35 years, said that he blamed the constant itching for age and dry eyes.
In 2014 reported, American engineers have developed a contact lens with the ability to output visual information directly on the eye. The project was funded by the U.S. air force, who wanted to get the new device for pilots.
In Moscow's Bitsevsky forest began to nest unusual for these places, the Syrian woodpecker. The staff of the natural-historical Park found a young bird at the time of the survey. The appearance of southern species of birds in the Metropolitan area indicates the extension of their range. Scientists admit that she was born here.
The time from jumping out of the water a humpback whale videotaped. The recording was made in early July in the South-East coast of South Africa. The author of the video — diver Craig Capehart. According to him, this is probably the first such video since the event is very rare.
Veterinarians the Australian Adelaide zoo has euthanized the oldest in the world Hippo named Susie who has lived for 49 years. The animal was suffering from a number of age-related diseases. The experts admitted that they went to such a step, because no longer can maintain the condition of the hippos at the proper level.
The UN Security Council on Monday, July 24, will hold an extraordinary meeting on the situation in Jerusalem, where the clashes between the Palestinians and the Israelis killed several people. The discussion will take place behind closed doors after the morning session of the Council.
The fighting was interrupted Donetsk filtration station. The power supply has been disconnected at 19:25 on Saturday, July 22. Stopped water supply to the city of Avdeevka, partly Donetsk and Yasinovataya, towns Verkhnetoretskoye, Red Partisans, and the village Vasilevka and Kruta Balka.
The head of homeland security and the US cyber command Admiral Michael Rogers believes that now is not the time to create a joint Russian-American group on cyber security. Such opinion as transfers RIA Novosti, he said during a forum on security.