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Blind People

Ever Wonder How A Blind Person Thinks About Outer Space?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.10.2013 | Science

How does a person who can't see conceptualize such intangible concepts as outer space, sunrise, being up high, looking far down or the horizon? Watch ...

Video Game Helps The Blind Navigate Buildings

Reuters | Posted 09.30.2013 | Technology

By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) - A video game that uses a computer-generated layout of a building can help to prepare the blind ...

Blind Scientist Explains How Sightless 'See' Reality

Posted 10.03.2012 | Science

By: Natalie Wolchover Published: 10/03/2012 12:31 PM EDT on Lifes Little Mysteries Paul Gabias has never seen a table. He was born prematurely an...

Sophie Calle; For The Last And First Time

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 07.16.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

I went to Istanbul. I spoke to blind people, most of whom had lost their sight suddenly. I asked them to describe the last thing they saw. ~~ Sophie ...

Are Smartphones Killing Braille?

The Week | Posted 04.16.2012 | Weird News

For 200 years, Braille has helped people without eyesight to read and live more independently. But some educators now fear that smartphones and ot...