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The World's First Bionic Pop Artist

OK, so I missed the C4 documentary but you may have seen Viktoria Modesta’s amazing video doing the rounds on social media.

Billed as the world’s first bionic pop artist, the British amputee singer-songwriter is doing something amazing, redefining perceptions of beauty by challenging notions of disability, and is well worth a watch. 25 more words

Ramblings

Double Amputee Becomes First to Control Two Robotic Arms with Only His Mind

This summer, 40 years after losing both of his arms in a freak electrical accident, Colorado resident Leslie Baugh got two new bionic limbs. And after just 10 days of training, he began using them to move objects from shelf to shelf, controlling them with only his thoughts. 469 more words

Science

Perks of Being an Amputee

I have an announcement to make…the only reason why I had my leg removed is because of the super cool perks of being an amputee. Okay, that’s not true  538 more words

Amputation

#TBT - 18 Months Since Our 1st Event!

It’s hard to believe that we held our very first LIM359 event in Denver just 18 short months ago!  Check out the pictures from that lovely June picnic & relive the memories at… 11 more words