Man Designs and Builds Machine To Fight His Own Cancer

Click to viewFor the last sixteen minutes and twenty-seven seconds I've been watching this video in absolute awe. It's the story of John Kanzius who designed, built, and tested a machine (on himself), all in hopes of curing his leukemia.

Good God, I'm happy that this story is finally coming out, but it's so heart wrenching to see Kanzius' struggle, desperation, and utter drive to find a way to zap leukemia despite doctors' cautions to the very end. [CBS via Make]