May 2007 archive

Described and Captioned Media Program (DCMP)

The Described and Captioned Media Program (DCMP), formerly known as The Captioned Media Program, has a new home. The change makes sense since it covers or adds the following: * Video-described media for persons who are blind and visually impaired. * Educational video description guidelines. * Searchable information portal, including links to information from educational …

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Expectant Deaf Dolphin

‘Chat line’ to aid calf of deaf dolphin is a fascinating story of a deaf dolphin expecting a calf and how she will learn to communicate with her baby. Dolphins have poor eyesight, so their hearing is critical for survival. I wonder how the Service figured out she was deaf.