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2011-03-07 11:00:46

For sufferers of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), cooking tasks can be both difficult and dangerous. However, a new assistive technology invented by a Queensland University of Technology (QUT) student offers a safe way for people to lift cookware, relying on the strength of their forearms. His design has earned a spot on the first-round shortlist of one of the world's most prestigious design competitions - the Australian Design Award/James Dyson Award. Twenty-four-year-old Ching-Hao (Howard) Hsu,...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.