This is a video about a 17 year old boy named Sam. He suffers from Progeria which is an extremely rare genetic disorder wherein symptoms resembling aspects of aging are manifested at a very early age. He talks to the audience about different struggles he had throughout school and things that he wanted to accomplish but wasn't sure he would be able to.
Jacob Barnett is an American mathematician and child prodigy. [not a programmer] At age nine, while playing with shapes, Jacob built a series of mathematical models that expanded Einstein’s field of relativity. A professor at Princeton reviewed his work and confirmed that it was groundbreaking and could someday result in a Nobel Prize. Jacob’s work aims to help improve the way light travels in technology.