Further Reading

Learn more about vision, blindness and the brain’s visual cortex at Neuroscience for Kids: http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/visblind.html and http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/brail.html

A March 2012 U.S. Department of Energy analysis on room illuminance and televisions with automatic brightness control television sets

WebMD’s explanation of Optometrists and Ophthalmologists

E. Sohn. “Lost sight, found sound.” Science News for Kids. Jan. 28, 2005.

Teacher’s questions: Questions you can use in your classroom related to this article.