Published On: Thu, Aug 6th, 2015

Watch Fifth Grader Ari Get Fitted For A New 3D-Printed Hand


During a 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles final week, a fifth grader named Ari stopped by a counter set adult by Google. The counter had information about a “Impact Challenge” for disabilities. What Ari didn’t know is that her life would change before she left a games.

A few volunteers from AIO Robotics swung by and propitious Ari for a new colorful prosthetic hand, given she was innate but fingers on a left one. The broader interest of a counter was a demo from a organisation called “e-NABLE,” that is a network of volunteers copy 3D prosthetics for kids specifically.

Hopefully we held Ari’s mega-huge grin as shortly as they propitious her with a bright-pink prosthetic. Go ahead, watch it again.

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Okay, okay. One more? How about eight-year-old Isabella being means a code new palm interjection to e-NABLE:

Isn’t record awesome?

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