Beautiful Minds

Monday October 17th, 2016:

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. This overly-simplified list reminds us that some of the most brilliant minds in history have had some form of disability.

Note: It doesn’t seem that Einstein was ever actually diagnosed with Asperger’s (the concept was not even developed until he was in his mid-60s) but he displayed a good amount of signs indicating he had the condition.

http://news.meta.com/2015/07/27/5-famous-scientists-with-disabilities-who-shaped-our-world/

Photo by Janko Ferlič on Unsplash
Photo by Janko Ferlič on Unsplash

EDIT: It seems the above link is no longer available, so here is another list provided by Mental Floss:

“12 Disabled Scientists Who Made the World a Better Place”
http://mentalfloss.com/article/87068/12-disabled-scientists-who-made-world-better-place

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One Comment Add yours

  1. Belkys Valentina says:

    Excelente !!

    Liked by 1 person

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