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Tag: environmental science

Tips For Reducing Your Digital Carbon Footprint

Tips For Reducing Your Digital Carbon Footprint

I love learning about different ways that I can help to contribute to reducing my carbon footprint and learning more about sustainable products. This includes learning about ways that I can make more eco-minded decisions when using my favorite technology so that I can lessen…

Using the MIDI Sprout For Visual Impairment

Using the MIDI Sprout For Visual Impairment

Recently, one of my friends and I had the opportunity to try using the MIDI Sprout device for visual impairment while on a guided tour of a local greenhouse/conservatory. At first, my friend and I were unsure about using the device, as we had wondered…

How To Describe Flowers for the Blind and Visually Impaired

How To Describe Flowers for the Blind and Visually Impaired

A while ago, someone on the internet asked an interesting question- “how would you describe a flower to a blind person?” It’s a fairly simple question, but one of my friends and I were talking about it when I recently joined them on a shopping…

Benefits of Visiting Touch Tanks With Vision Impairment

Benefits of Visiting Touch Tanks With Vision Impairment

In my time volunteering at a wildlife museum, I observed hundreds of guests visiting the touch tank to learn more about our local undersea wildlife. While I didn’t work in the touch tank exhibit directly because I had difficulty holding horseshoe crabs, I did help…

Science Labs and Low Vision

Science Labs and Low Vision

Including students with blindness and low vision in classroom science labs and experiments