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May 2014 ISSUE

From Wooden Legs to Carbon Fiber Hands: How Technology Improves Prosthetic Limbs

Humans are incredibly adaptable. A person can lose a hand or a leg and learn how to do most of the same things they could do before, from mundane daily tasks to impressive athletic feats. No one would argue that life is easier when you’ve lost a limb  though, which is why we’ve been making, [...]