A new product design makes use of Sonar technology to enable a person with vision impairment to navigate complex environments. Steve Hoeffer, a globally recognized inventor out of San Francisco, CA, developed this device that measures the distance to things and translates that into pressure on the wrist of the wearer. The greater the pressure, the closer the object.
National Veterans Creative Arts Festival
When: October 21 - 27, 2013
Where: Reno, NV
The National Veterans Creative Arts Festival celebrates the healing power of creativity displayed in VA hospitals across the U.S. This competition showcases the winning veterans of the national competition, featuring singing, dancing, art and other creative forms of expression. MORE +
The Universal Design Living Laboratory is a showplace of green design, Universal Design, and healthy living. More +