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7-Year-Old Girl Gets 3-D Printed 'robohand'

7-Year-Old Girl Gets 3-D Printed 'robohand'

AP (Mar. 31, 2015) Although she never had much interest in prosthetic limbs before, Faith Lennox couldn't wait to slip on her new robohand. The 7-year-old, who lost part of her left arm when she was a baby, grabbed it as soon as it came off a 3-D printer. (March 31) Video provided by AP
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Xelflex Smart Fabric Gives Intelligent Feedback for Athletes

Xelflex Smart Fabric Gives Intelligent Feedback for Athletes

Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Mar. 19, 2015) Xelflex is wearable technology that its inventor believes combines science with fashion. Using thread-like fibre-optic sensors stitched directly in the garment, athletic clothing using Xelflex technology aims to provide intelligent information to sports enthusiasts and improve their technique. Matthew Stock reports. Video provided by Reuters
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Penis Transplant In South Africa Spurs Medical Questions

Penis Transplant In South Africa Spurs Medical Questions

Newsy (Mar. 13, 2015) Doctors in South Africa seem to have performed the first successful penis transplant, although time will tell whether the patient's body rejects it. Video provided by Newsy
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Retinal Prosthesis Helps Man See Wife Again After A Decade

Retinal Prosthesis Helps Man See Wife Again After A Decade

Newsy (Feb. 24, 2015) Eyesight is a powerful sense and losing it can be devastating, so new prostheses that help people see again could be revolutionary. Video provided by Newsy
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