Blind People Can See Letters Traced Into Their Brains

Jun 2, 2020 by

In a fascinating new study, researchers found that when letters are traced directly onto their brains, blind people can “see” them. Essentially, the idea is to bypass damaged eyes and deliver sights directly to the brain. Blind people can...

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Studying blind math geniuses may help us approach math differently...

Oct 4, 2013 by

Research from the University of Hull found that blind volunteers who were great at math had particularly outstanding estimation skills – even better than sighted people. This contradicts the notion that vision is essential to develop advanced math skills....

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