You Won’t Believe What Bats and This One Blind Man Have in Common

By Richard K. Noots It turns out some people can use echolocation to find their way, did you know that? As bats use mostly sound waves to help them navigate through the treacherous nights, the blind are beginning to learn how to do just that very same thing. Take this man, who’s made it his mission to teach every blind person the best way…

You’ll Never Believe This … A Cure For Color Blindness?!

By Richard K. Noots As someone who is partially color blind, I can’t believe something like this finally exists. The folks at Valspar have come up with a way to make lenses that can essentially bring the color to the eyes of those who lack the ability to see color. The reasons why color blindness exists is because…

Kindness Through Football: Illness Can’t Stop a Real Fan

By Charlie DeWitts Sheeri Forch has a debilitating disease, but that doesn’t stop her from worshiping her favorite football team, the Seattle Seahawks. Unfortunately, it seemed like she might never actually get to see her favorite team actually playing on the green. However, kindness from others prevailed! Now, not only is she going to see…

This Gives Street Art a Whole New Meaning

By Richard K. Noots Julien de Casabianca is a man with a vision. He wants to bring the art stuck inside stuffy, old museums, and bring it out to the streets where everyone can see it! Now, before you go thinking about your Thomas Crowne joke, Julien has a different idea. Anyone can do it,…

You Don’t Need Eyes for a Roadtrip … Just Heart

By Richard K. Noots Two brothers suffering from a degenerative eye disease known as Choroideremia named Justin and Tod Purvis have decided to take life by the proverbial horns. Their mutually shared disease began during childhood, and it slowly makes the sufferer blind as they grow into adulthood. Not wanting to miss out on the…