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Bionic Leg Makes Amputee Faster On His Feet
2012-01-24 04:52:03

Craig Hutto considers himself part bionic man. In 2005, doctors amputated his leg after a shark attacked him during a fishing trip off the Florida Gulf Coast.

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2011-08-18 12:40:00

Researchers at Vanderbilt University have developed a new lower-limb prosthetic that allows amputees to walk with a natural gait.

2005-06-28 02:01:37

MIAMI (Reuters) - A 16-year-old boy fishing in waist-deepwater off Florida's panhandle was bitten by a shark on Monday,the second shark attack along Florida's Gulf coast in threedays, officials said.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.