Girl Scouts Develop Prosthetic Hand, Now Patenting Their Design

Ladies and Gentlemen...The Flying Monkeys!

Back in May, a group of Iowa Girl Scouts–known as “The Flying Monkeys”– were hard at work developing a prosthetic hand to help a three year old who was born without without fingers on her right hand be able to write. Now, the girls are getting their project patented, a remarkable feat for a group of kids aged 11 to 13.

For more on this awesomeness, continue reading at…The Mary Sue.



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