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Beating the Odds: Paralyzed Haitian Earthquake Victim To Race in Paralympics

The Walkabout Foundation has given 2,500 wheelchairs worldwide, including to Leon Gaisli, a cyclist in this year's Paralympic Games.

For any athlete, qualifying for the Paralympic Games is no easy feat. But for Haitian hand-cyclist Leon Gaisli, arriving at London’s athlete’s village this week was particularly improbable.

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Pop Up Prose: Shakespeare Makes a Paralympic Appearance

Next week, London's cultural hotspots will be targets for Shakespearian flashmobs.

If you’re in London during the Paralympic Games and you happen to overhear a pair plotting—in Elizabethan English—to assassinate a monarch, you needn’t be alarmed.

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