Look Ma, No Wheels!

 Scientists have created a wheelchair that uses robotic legs instead of wheels. If this technology ever gets perfected, I think this will be a great help for the disabled. I would love to be able to go up a flight of stairs or walk on the beach again. So I'm going to be lining up when the spider chair becomes available to the public.

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One Small Step for Monkeys...

I was reading a Wired Magazine article the other day, and I came across some interesting news. Apparently, scientists have figured out a way to make paralyzed monkeys regain some movement in their extremities by implanting a chip in their brain. Hey, if it'll help me get up and walk again, I'll be willing to try anything. Where do I sign up?