- Blind Woman with Multiple Personalities Can See When She Is a Teenage Boy
- Young Artist Turns Starbucks Coffee Cups into Colorful Works of Art
- The Balinese “Deaf Village” Where Everyone Knows Sign Language
Posted: 30 Nov 2015 12:03 AM PST
Despite our many technological advancements, the human brain is still a big mystery, as proven by the recently published case of a German woman who, although legally blind, has her sight miraculously restored at times. The 37-year-old suffers from dissociative identity disorder (DID), and apparently has perfect vision when she switches to eight out of her ten personalities.
Posted: 29 Nov 2015 11:27 PM PST
It seems a shame to throw away a perfectly good Starbucks cup after just one use, which is why a young artist from Ohio converts them into stunning works of art. For the past year and a half, Carrah Aldridge has been collecting her used cups and covering them with colorful designs and patterns using pens and markers.
Posted: 29 Nov 2015 10:45 PM PST
In the remote Balinese village of Bengkala every one of the 3,000-odd residents can fluently communicate in kata kolok, a centuries-old sign language, and people with speech and hearing deficiencies are always treated with respect.
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