Archive: July, 2017

NZALS Contestable Research Fund 2017

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Kiwi para-athlete Liam Malone out to beat Usain Bolt's sprinting record with 'super blades'

Kiwi para athlete Liam Malone reckons he can break Usain Bolt's 100m record within three years - Read More

3D printing a new way of life for amputees

Artificial limbs are running hot off the press at Victoria University’s School of Design in Wellington – the 3D printing press that is.   Read More

Prosthetic Third Thumb Aims to Extend Wearer’s Body Functionality

"While prostheses have long been used to replace missing body parts, artist Dani Clode has developed a prosthetic thumb that is meant to augment ability." Greg Walters - Read More

Kiwis engineer the world's first waterproof prosthetic hand

"Kiwi-company Taska Prosthetics has debuted a prosthetic hand they claim is advanced enough to disrupt the $23.5 billion dollar prosthetic market. The Taska model is the first hand prosthetic in the world that is waterproof". Julie Iles - Read More