Many of his most famous works were high-wire acts of artistry using tools he made himself.
This week’s new entertainment releases include screen options with women taking charge.
After Robin Williams' uncanny portrayal of Sacks in "Awakenings," the two forged a real and enduring friendship.
The neurologist tells Lesley Stahl about his personal battle with prosopagnosia, an inability to recognize faces.
Morley Safer visited Sacks' home on City Island, NY, where Safer said Sacks was a "curious blend of celebrity and recluse"