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Dean Kamen:
Dean Kamen: Das Gefühl hinter der Erfindung

TEDMED 2009 · 19:32 · Filmed Oct 2009
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Soldaten, die im Wehrdienst Gliedmaßen verloren haben, müssen sich täglich so sehr abmühen, dass dies für die meisten von uns unvorstellbar ist. Bei TEDMED erzählt Dean Kamen von den tiefsinnigen Menschen und Geschichten, die ihn dazu motiviert haben, diesen Personen mit Hilfe einer von ihm entwickelten, außergewöhnlichen Armprothese einen Teil ihres Lebens zurückzugeben.

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Dean Kamen landed in the limelight with the Segway, but he has been innovating since high school, with more than 150 patents under his belt. Recent projects include portable energy and water purification for the developing world, and a prosthetic arm for maimed soldiers. Full bio
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