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'Gobsmacked' inventor wins US prize for eye-driven wheelchair.

A man with motor neurone disease has scooped a US prize for inventing a device which allows people to control wheelchairs using only their eyes. 238 more words

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Mumford and Sons: Wilder Minds

When Mumford and Sons came onto the music scene with their debut album ‘Sigh no More’, I was blown away by the musicality and ability to bring out so much emotion with minimal percussion and all acoustic instruments. 235 more words

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Gobsmacked.

The main point of my triumphant return is that I absolutely have to share this… I’ll-come-up-with-an-adjective-later experience.

You need a bit of background for this one – bear with me. 703 more words

With a little luck

Whilst talking to my daughter last night, a revelation came to me:  I am a Little Old Man carrying for a Little Old Lady.

The Little Old Lady is an 86-year-old widow.  281 more words

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Gobsmacked: A runner's journey

I’m just past the half way point in my training program, and I am amazed by my friends and family who are cheering for me–either in person or virtually. 235 more words

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Middle Earth Problems in an Otherwise Perfect World

I learned something new this week. As it turns out, it is possible to overlook drinking instant coffee when you reside in (or in my case – visit) an otherwise perfect world. 1,071 more words

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