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Lacoste imagines some truly techy clothing

December 10th, 2012
Good news: An eye-opening concept video by Lacoste teases fashion from the future. Bad news: The unreal wear will still probably cost an arm and a leg. [Read more]



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Tired of clunky batteries? Slap on these power leg braces

November 30th, 2012
With more military gadgets, soldiers are weighed down by batteries. These braces produce power through walking, lightening the load. [Read more]



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NY man who lost leg in crucifix mishap sues church

November 7th, 2012
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- David Jimenez was so elated over his wife's recovery from cancer that he offered to clean the large crucifix outside the Hudson Valley church where he spent many hours praying for her to beat the disease. On Memorial Day 2010, he was scrubbing grime off the cross when the 600-pound marble statuary toppled over, crushing his right leg....


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Man climbs skyscraper with bionic leg

November 5th, 2012

The metal on the bionic leg of Zac Vawter gleamed as he climbed 103 floors of Chicago's iconic Willis Tower, becoming the first person ever to complete the task wearing a mind-controlled prosthetic limb.



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U.S. amputee to climb skyscraper using bionic leg

November 1st, 2012

A groundbreaking bionic leg whose design is being led by a New Brunswick engineer will be put to the test this weekend when an amputee attempts to climb 103 flights of stairs in Chicago's Willis Tower.



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Shawano Co. Fair Organizers Caution Visitors of

August 31st, 2012
barn at the Shawano County Fair, they undergo health checks by veterinarians. "She just looked him over just to make sure if they were sick, she would notify us, if something was wrong or if they had a broken leg ...


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