Photo: Alessandro Della Bella/ETH ZurichThe Cybathlon was a competition for disabled athletes using wearable robotic exoskeletons that allowed them to perform physically demanding tasks. IHMC's athlete was Mark Daniel, who suffered a spinal cord injury in 2007 that left him paralyzed from the waist down.
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Robot power at Florida Institute for Human & Machine Cognition
For the second time in as many years the Florida Institute for Human & Machine Cognition has turned in a strong showing at an international robotics competition. IHMC’s latest success was a second place showing in the “powered exoskeleton” division of the Cybathlon competition in Zurich, Switzerland, in October.
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