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Man Gets First Prosthetic Hand That Can Feel

Science & Tech  (tags: prosthetics, bionics, hands, robotics, cybernetics, cyborgs )

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Nine years ago, Dennis Aabo Sørensen severely wounded his left arm in a fireworks accident, and had to have it amputated. Now, a bionic hand has restored his ability to feel, the first time this has been reported in a scientific journal.

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Sue Matheson (79)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 3:02 pm

natasha s (714)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 4:57 pm
Incredible...but a tad creepy.

Barb K (1707)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 9:14 pm
I read about him. I think I'd want a prosthetic hand that can feel, rather than metal hook on the end of my arm. However, I understand 'beggars can't be choosers' especially where Obamacare is concerned. Be that as it may, I am extremely HAPPY for this man :)

Thnx so much for posting Freya!!

Barb K (1707)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 9:17 pm
I meant Dennis, not 'this man' thnx again Freya!

Athena F (131)
Wednesday February 12, 2014, 1:16 am
thank you

Roger G (154)
Wednesday February 12, 2014, 12:40 pm
noted, thanks
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