Susan Floyd meets with body language expert

Meeting someone new is always nerve-racking, but meeting Elizabeth Kuhnke is particularly so.  As an ‘executive presence coach’ and expert in body language analysis, she has years of experience in reading the unspoken messages we send out. So I’m not just worried about what I’m going to say to her — I’m also worrying about my … [Read the full story]

Armless pianist wins China’s Got Talent

A piano player who has no arms and plays the instrument with his toes has won the nationally televised China’s Got Talent competition. Liu Wei, who lost his arms in an accident at the age of 10, won the contest with his performance of You’re Beautiful, originally by James Blunt. He told the judges: “At … [Read the full story]

First man to drive a car with ‘thought-powered arms’ dies after crashing into a tree

An Austrian man who was the first in Europe to wear an innovative high-tech artificial arm has died after the car he was driving veered off the road and crashed into a tree. Christian Kandlbauer lost both arms in an electrical accident in 2005 but was able to live a largely normal life thanks to … [Read the full story]