Eight-Grader Builds Communication Device for Paralyzed Friend

Jacob Smilg repurposed a school project and rigged it so that his friend could offer 'yes' and 'no' responses.
0:24 | 12/14/15

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And Ohio eighth grader named Jake up is using his electronic skills. Have a friend in need Jacob's friend Ethan suffered a rain injury when he was struck by lightning Canadian paralyzed and unable to tops of Jake up. He came up with a device to help you can communicate it lights up. When Ethan leans one way or another or when he won stay answered yes or no it's pretty remarkable that this and greater amount but.

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