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VIDEO: Young Kiwi Talks About Brain-Controlled Prosthetic Hands

In a TED X talk released this week, Hamilton researcher, Mahonri Owen, explains his work to develop a brain-controlled prosthetic hand. 

Owen is married to Ruby-Leigh and together they have two children, Alma and Iris.

As a younger man he served for two years as a Mormon missionary in Africa.

In addition to his research work and family commitments, Owen is a volunteer leader in his local Latter-day Saint congregation.

Read more about the TED X Ruakura event at which Owen gave his talk.

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