The sensory membrane that lines the eye and is composed of several layers, including one containing the rods and cones, functioning as the immediate instrument of vision by receiving the image formed by the lens and converting it into chemical and nervous signals which reach the brain by way of the optic nerve.

Articles on that refer to Retina

Top News of 2002 By Ray Kurzweil and Amara D. Angelica
How the Mind Works By Steven Pinker
The Senses Have No Future By Hans Moravec
Robots, Re-Evolving Mind By Hans Moravec
The Age of Spiritual Machines: Glossary By Ray Kurzweil
The Human Machine Merger: Why We Will Spend Most of Our Time in Virtual Reality in the Twenty-first Century By Ray Kurzweil
How Long Before Superintelligence? By Nick Bostrom
Diary of an Immortal Man By Richard Dooling
BREAKPOINT: terrorists vs. transhumanists By Richard A. Clarke
Ripples and Puddles By Hans Moravec

News Articles that refer to Retina

Artificial Retina Project
New visual-processing model to be used in bionic eye
Microchip gives blind chance of sight
Learning Retinal Implant System
Silicon retina mimics biology for a clearer view
An Eye Test for Diabetes
Artificial eyeball does away with distorted images
Researchers' vision: restoring sight through artificial retinas
Retinal Displays Add Data Layer
Bionic Eyes Benefit the Blind

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