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2/3/2012
Innovations in Light

"People often write to Fixes telling us of cool new devices made for the poor:  the sOccket soccer ball that stores energy as children kick it; the neoprene LifeWrap that hospitals can use to save women hemorrhaging in childbirth; adjustable eyeglasses."

Annie's take:

I must admit we spend most of our time commenting here on issues around risk. Here is a thought piece on innovation that expands our notion of what is possible.