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This 3D printed prosthetic ‘Robohand’ will restore your faith in humanity

While a lot of the focus on 3D printing these days is people can use it to take lives, the technology can be used to improve them as well.<p>One example of this is the Robohand, a prosthetic appendage created in part by a MakerBot 3D printer. The idea was born after Richard Van As, a South African …

Electrodes for prosthetic arm permanently implanted into patient for first time

We first covered the Chalmers University artificial arm last November. It goes a step beyond current motorized prostheses as it is intended as a …

BodyNotes - Remote Collaboration Applied to Prosthetics

This Guy Built His Own Bionic Arms

When Chinese farmer Sun Jifa lost his hands in a freak explosion, he couldn't afford prosthetics to replace them. So he figured out how to make his own.<p>From the Metro (UK):

Prosthetics

21 Antique Limbs For The Early Amputee

This is what prosthetics looked like before the robotics era. Could you imagine wearing one of these eerie implements?

Prosthetics

News and Analysis of the Life and Health Insurance Industry | ThinkAdvisor

Mary Anne Durall | May 01, 2018<p>Making any marriage work takes work. The same goes for corporate mergers.<p>Melanie Waddell | May 01, 2018<p>Workers, on the …

Robohand: How cheap 3D printers built a replacement hand for a five-year old boy

Creators make the design public domain to help people who can't afford prostheses.<p>Not too long ago, Liam had no fingers on his right hand. The South …

New Bionic Hand Gives Amputee a Grip — And a Sense of Touch

Author: Greg Miller. Greg Miller Science<p>Date of Publication: 02.05.14.<p>Time of Publication: 2:00 pm. 2:00 pm<p>Dennis Aabo Sørensen lost his left hand in …

Floral Decor: Fresh Lavender Wreath

Fresh lavender is delicate, lovely, and wonderfully calming, making it a fantastic flower option for both quiet afternoons at home or breezy summer parties. Have a warm weather event on your calendar? Delight guests and impress your pals with a DIY fresh lavender wreath!<p>Charmed by these pretty and …

Mark Shenton: Distilling 150 years of musical theatre | Opinion

To coincide with The Stage’s musical theatre issue (out on May 28), I am compiling a personal guide to my 50 favourite musicals of all time (or at …

16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

Best coast?

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DIY concrete planter

concrete diy, concrete planters, craft, diy, handmade, minimal, plant pot<p>15/03/2015 - 27 comments<p>I've finally discovered the reason tupperware was …

Disney princess hair tutorials - Andrea's Notebook

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DARPA thinks it has a solution to Ebola (and all other infectious diseases)

Saving the world from Ebola suddenly sounds so simple, as the solution spills from Colonel Dan Wattendorf’s mouth, up on the stage in the windowless …

Immune System

Different Solutions

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When Should I Plant What?

When thinking about planting seeds, sometimes it can be confusing. What should I plant when? Well, the answer is… there are a lot of different …

Homemade Butterfly Feeder

Besides bringing a magical beauty to any garden, butterflies help promote growth by pollinating flowers. You can attract more butterflies to your …

10 Easy Pieces: Labware Plant Stands

Better living through chemistry? We like to repurpose vintage laboratory equipment to make vases and tabletop tableaux to display flowers, fronds, …

Parrot's New Greenthumb Gadgets Take Care of Your Plants Automatically

Parrot's ramping up its line of plant-care gadgets with two new products, which will be released later this year: Parrot Pot and Parrot H2O. They'll …