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These scientists have engineered a new, lightweight bionic hand

Engineers at Saarland University have designed a bionic hand that could pave the way to prosthetic limbs that feel and function much more like natural ones. The design uses thin strands of nickel-titanium wire to mimic muscles and move the hand’s digits. 

Produced by Grace Raver. Video courtesy of Reuters.

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