Tag Archives: Disability

What would a truly disabled-accessible city look like?

Most metropolis are completely unfriendly to people with disabilities but with virtually one billion estimated based urban-dwellers by 2050, a few metropolitans are undergoing a remarkable shift To David Meere, a visually impaired man from Melbourne, among the various obstacles to life in municipalities is another that is less frequently discussed: fear. ” The fear … Read More

Investigates Record Chimpanzee Mother Caring For Her Disabled Child In The Wild

Physical disabilities amongapes areunfortunately not uncommon, with numerous losing hands and paws to snares left by huntersin the woods to catch other swine. But incurable disabilities, or those present from birth, are far less well documented, especially for those in the wild. Now, anew survey published in Primatesdetails the social and behavioral developed at a … Read More

Echolocation were gonna help blind people hear to steer like at-bats

Study substantiates accuracy of using opening clinks to distinguish locating of objects, and uncovers revelations which could help school the skill Some people who are blind learn the remarkable ability of echolocation, applying mouth clicks to explore their surrounding in a manner that is comparable to how bats navigate. Now scientists have unveiled new revelations … Read More

Andy Serkis:’ King Kong was the epiphany. It was like: you can now do anything’

His concerts in cinemas from The Lord of the Rings to Planet of the Apes facilitated alter movie behaving. But his decision to direct a film, Breathe, about a disabled-rights campaigner is a very personal one, he explains Breathe is not technically Andy Serkis’s firstly cinema as board of directors. He had already shot his … Read More

Ona Gritz: ‘I had wasted more than sufficient time bury and pretending’

For times, the poet and columnist tried to keep her cerebral palsy secret. Then motherhood and a brand-new passion taught her to make peace with her body There are ways to cover for the fact that you cant range like the other children, or skate, or clamber barriers, or journey your flowered banana posterior motorcycle … Read More