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Description: A new device for the visually impaired is currently in the works and hopes to be another tool that may ease their way of life.

Source: Globe and Mail

Date: February 4, 2015

Some Wake Forest University students are using bats as a model to help the blind navigate their world. Just like the flying mammals, the H.E.L.P device works by emitting sound waves and echoes.

Questions for discussion:

1. Do you believe a device like this would be more helpful than a guide dog or less?

2. Have you had much experience with visually impaired individuals?

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