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Current Event January 28, 2014

Robotic Arms Change Lives

Brittle bones disease is a congenital disease that makes a person's bones extremely fragile and twisted. Currently, there is no cure — but engineering students at Rice University came together to build a robotic arm for one brittle bones patient. Listen to this story to learn how it changed the teen's life.

Life Science Engineering Technology

Story Length: 7:47

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National Public Radio

AIR DATE: 11/28/2013

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