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Erik Quist
Occupation: Armed Forces
Major: Economics

The Marine Corps captain, whose feet, ankles, and spine were severely damaged in a bomb blast in Afghanistan in August 2011, can walk, jog, sprint, and jump thanks to a high-tech carbon-fiber prosthetic recently developed by the military. Read more »