Posts tagged blindness


Feb. 13, 2013, 10:50 a.m. Anton's syndrome , blindness , Plato's cave

None so Blind... daya dissanayake In 1904 H. G. Wells wrote 'The Country of the Blind". Wells placed his village "300 miles from Chimborazo, 100 from the snows of Cotopaxi, in the wildest wastes of Ecuador's Andes." For over fifteen generations all the villagers had been blind. A man falls into this ...