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.
As a child, doctors told Jacob Barnett’s parents that their autistic son would probably never know how to tie his shoes. But experts say the 14-year-old Indiana prodigy has an IQ higher than Einstein’s and is on the road to winning a Nobel Prize.