Article Image
News Link • Space Travel and Exploration

Space Could Leave You Blind, And Scientists Say They've Finally Figured Out Why

• arclein

Astronaut Scott Kelly, whose exceptional vision was part of the reason he was selected to be America's first astronaut to spend a full year in space, says he's been forced to wear reading glasses since coming home. John Phillips, who spent time on the International Space Station (ISS) in 2005, brought his sudden bouts of blurry vision home with him, and during his post-flight physical, NASA confirmed that his vision had gone from 20/20 to 20/100 in just six months.

Join us on our Social Networks:


Share this page with your friends on your favorite social network: