The cover story in this month’s National Geographic magazine is The End of Blindness: Winning the Fight to See. Written by David Dobbs, the writer discusses different causes for blindness (glaucoma, cataracts, age-related macular degeneration and refractive errors )and how advances in gene therapy, stem cell and bionics (retinal implant) can end untreatable blindness. I recommend reading the article.
The movie The King's Speech tells the story on how King George VI dealt with his stuttering. Click on Stuttering Tips and the title Strangers in Our Own Land to learn more about stuttering.
President Obama presides at President's Advisory Committee on Science and Technology.
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