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Interactive video lesson plan for: How LEGO Helps Blind People See

Activity overview:

Can blind people see? How LEGO can bring the world to those with visual impairments.

Thank you to Google's Making and Science team for supporting this video. → #sciencegoals

Video description for screen readers: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1C3HIslhJ_POT1lUmYocCBImV_1xqMrdPh2R9h2Xxq68/edit?usp=sharing (if you're sighted, please feel free to comment with more on-screen details and I'll add them to the document)

Matthew's website: http://legofortheblind.com/
Matthew's YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfAgj9-Zuxo
Behind the Scenes: 10000 Digits of Pi with Matthew Shifrin: https://youtu.be/pvkUr2L-m3Q

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BrainCraft was created by Vanessa Hill (@nessyhill) and is brought to you by PBS Digital Studios. Talking psychology, neuroscience & why we act the way we do.

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Directed, Produced, Animated and Edited by Vanessa Hill
With Cinematography and Editing by Ella Colley http://ellacolley.com/

REFERENCES
https://books.google.com/books?id=waJS2mba9DcC
http://www.pnas.org/content/113/40/11172.abstract
https://www.degruyter.com/downloadpdf/j/ijdhd.2015.14.issue-2/ijdhd-2014-0018/ijdhd-2014-0018.xml
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v395/n6699/abs/395278a0.html
https://books.google.com/books?id=44chAwAAQBAJ&source=gbs_navlinks_s
http://www.pnas.org/content/101/43/15500.full
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12030824?dopt=Abstract
http://www.jneurosci.org/content/23/10/4005.full?ijkey=d40d70c30d614be53a4324ce4eb45005290cd28c&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha

MUSIC
craves - By My Side [Majestic Color]
https://youtu.be/1gpOsC_nJ2I?list=PLGznEl712WekDoVkJ7KHElMXpbltvjXYJ
and other music via APM Music

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