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Marlee Matlin 3 peat — Actress, Author, Deaf and Disability Advocate

More than 30 years ago, Marlee Matlin graced the first cover of ABILITY Magazine. Again a decade later, and now...

“No celebrities were harmed during interviews… except Fran Drescher, who suffered audible laughing pains”

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Title: Zhenglu Lin Art-A Practice of creating something from nothing. Image a four legged stool spattered with paing sits atop a hillside overlooking a village..

Art Sets Us Free

  We would never have thought to look for the town of Shuangxi on a map if it were not the home...
Thirst Project. Image of a young boy laughing while catching water in his hands under a working water pump

Thirst Project — Seth Maxwell, Well to the Max

At 19, Seth Maxwell learned people around the world were drinking from swamps, mud puddles and earth dams. He also...

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Deep Learning Project Using AWS DeepLens to Translate American Sign Language Alphabet to Speech

At the intersection of technology and American Sign Language Amazon Web Services (AWS) recently held a hackathon challenging people to put DeepLens, the first Artificial Intelligence...