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# fingers - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Paralysed man can now use his hand thanks to pioneering software

Ian Burkhart was left with a broken neck after a swimming accident.

# fingers - Monday 28 September, 2015

This man has lost nine fingers to frostbite ... and he's trying to climb Mount Everest

Nobukazu Kuriki lost nine fingers to frostbite in 2012 on Everest. He is the only climber trying to summit the world’s highest mountain this year.

# fingers - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# fingers - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Lidl in Sligo has a very uncomfortable special offer Fingers

# fingers - Friday 30 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge You can now wear Facebook on your nails Nailed It

You can now wear Facebook on your nails

Of course you can.

# fingers - Sunday 3 March, 2013

Extract: 'The Financial Regulator investigating what went wrong at Irish Nationwide is a unique piece of Irish irony'

Michael Fingleton’s autonomous powers in Irish Nationwide should have been picked up on by the Financial Regulator – why weren’t they? asks Tom Lyons and Richard Curran.

# fingers - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Two arrests over Meath drugs haul, fears for hundreds of jobs at Aviva, how hurling is now a ‘foreign game’, and proof that death and taxes really are certainties in life…

# fingers - Saturday 27 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Here's the Cuban man with two extra fingers and two extra toes Brace Yourself

Here's the Cuban man with two extra fingers and two extra toes

Known as polydactyly, Yoandri Hernandez Garrido’s condition is relatively common, but it’s rare for the extra digits to be so perfect.

# fingers - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Boy born with 34 fingers and toes

The young Indian boy holds the world record for the person born with most fingers and toes.

# fingers - Thursday 3 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The news from the Department of Finance is even worse than we thought; an artist’s fingers cut off during a savage attack and everything you need to know to bluff your way through the day’s cricket chat.

# fingers - Wednesday 3 November, 2010

Neanderthals were promiscuous because they had longer fingers

Scientists conducting fossil research on neanderthals reveal that promiscuity and aggressiveness went hand in hand for the ancient human relatives.