05/05/2016 - 1:09pm
Slate Magazine (blog)
Can 3-D Printing Help Build a Better Wheelchair?Slate Magazine (blog)His newest effort is a prototype for “the world's first 3D-printed consumer wheelchair,” according to a project description, developed in...
05/03/2016 - 10:56am
Paraplegic former Olympian 'humiliated' after TSA pat-downCNN(CNN) Former Olympian Amy Van Dyken-Rouen said Monday she was humiliated when subjected to a full-body pat-down by a Transportation Security Administration officer at Denver...
05/02/2016 - 5:05pm
I have been on the internet for forever and these famous dance scene recreations from film by People Dancing, a community dance project in the UK (that was completed in 2014) are crazy good, and I’m only discovering it now! The dance...
04/29/2016 - 2:35am
Aaron “Wheelz” Fotheringham – Wheelchair FreestyleRide BMXWe featured a video of Aaron “Wheelz” Fotheringham back in 2013 telling his story about he was born with a birth defect of the spinal cord called Spina...
04/28/2016 - 2:00am
Disability advocate shoots for Rio ParalympicsUSA TODAYToday, he holds the U.S. record for shot put distance in his disability class. He's also a small business owner, a husband, a father, a disability advocate and one of three state-...
04/27/2016 - 10:52pm
Colours is dedicated to improving the lives of people who use wheelchairs by providing innovative equipment and outstanding service. Their focused commitment has changed the lives of many individuals who are now paying it forward. Wheel:Life is...
04/27/2016 - 5:31pm
Disability advocates to regulators: Consider us when making self-driving lawsRe/codeAt a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration public meeting on Wednesday to discuss planned guidelines for self-driving cars, several disability...
04/27/2016 - 12:52pm
Wheelchair-bound Long Island teen is first in NY to compete against able-bodied foesUSA TODAY High School SportsA Long Island varsity athlete who has been wheelchair-bound since a 2009 car accident achieved a historic first on Tuesday by...
04/27/2016 - 8:02am
BMW is building tricked-out wheelchairs for the ParalympicsCNNMoneyIn 2014, BMW made something rather unusual for a car company. It designed a two-man bobsled for the U.S. Olympic team to use in the Sochi games. For this year's...
04/26/2016 - 6:18pm
UF grads create special exercise bike for spinal cord injuriesWCJBThe national spinal cord injury statistical center estimates that there are more than 12-thousand new spinal cord injuries in the US Every year. But two former UF students I...