Girl Scouts' Prosthetic Hand Device to Get Patent

If there was a way for trees to talk, then a big, old fir residing in Ames, Iowa, would tell a magnificent story about six Girl Scouts who meet in its branches and last year hatched a splendid idea. Today, the team of six who call themselves "The Flying Monkeys" were in Washington, D.C., at the U.S. Patent Office to be recognized for their idea -- a prosthetic hand device that helped a 3-year-old to write. "It's a really big deal to be getting a patent," said 13-year-old Kate Murray a.k.a....Full Story
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