CNN Coverage


Blind man uses his ears to see

CNN: What's Next - November 11, 2011
By John D. Sutter

The full length story, filmed at PopTech, 2011, after Daniel Kish was voted Talk of the Day. See Daniel's Talk.

Sanjay Gupta

CNN Transcripts (video below)
December, 2011

GUPTA: "If you like science, you might know that animals like bats and dolphins can navigate by sound. They use sound waves to help them find their way around the environment, even in the dark. Now, we recently came across something we thought was pretty remarkable -- a man who has trained himself to do the same thing. It's hard to believe, but seeing, and in this case hearing, is believing." BEGIN VIDEOTAPE) DANIEL KISH, PRESIDENT, WORLD ACCESS FOR THE BLIND GUPTA: "Now, Daniel Kish who lost his own sight at 13 months has founded a nonprofit called World Access for the Blind. He's teaching the technique." ...

Seeing Through Sound

CNN International: Vital Signs - June 18, 2014
Sanjay Gupta

Touchingly thought provoking coverage of one of our Perceptual navigation instructors, Brian Bushway, and Daniel Kish conducting a family workshop with Juan Ruiz in Nürnberg, Germany. Includes some balanced controversy.