Posted: June 4, 2012 by Wildcat in Uncategorized
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Oscar Pistorius comes out of the starting blocks in a race last year. In 2008, the South African sprinter was barred from competition; scientists successfully argued that the advantages of his prosthetics were offset by the disadvantages of being an amputee. He is now one race away from the London Olympics. (via Bionic Brains and Beyond – WSJ.com)

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