Renowned Brazilian Pianist Regains Ability To Play Thanks To Bionic Gloves

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Due to a mugging incident, it has been more than 20 years since internationally acclaimed pianist João Carlos Martins has played his beloved instrument with 10 fingers. But the Brazilian maestro is finally able to play his favorite Bach sonatas once again thanks to innovative “bionic gloves” invented by industrial designer Ubiratan Bizarro. “When he showed me the gloves, I joked that they were for boxing, not to play the piano,” Martins, 80, said of the unique pair of neoprene gloves, which cost no more than $100 to produce and…

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Blue Mountains Destination Guide

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Destination Travel Guide for Visitors to Jamaica BLUE MOUNTAINS (NATIONAL PARK) On his 2nd voyage to the New World in 1494, Blue Mountains Peak was the 1st land sighted by Christopher Columbus. The Blue Mountains are the highest mountain range in Jamaica, named after the blue mist that seems to cover them when looking from a distance. Hon. Winston Nesta Irie Minister of Local Hospitality (Not Affiliated W/ Any Monarch, Empire, Government, Regime, Tribunal, Junta, Faction Or Other Hierarchical System of Re-Presentation…) RASTA ROUTES AUTHENTIC TRAVEL TIPS & INFORMATION Blue…

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Falmouth (Trelawny) Destination Guide

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Destination Travel Guide for Visitors to Jamaica FALMOUTH (TRELAWNY) East of St. James is Falmouth, is one of the best preserved Historical Towns in the Caribbean and location of the largest Cruise Ship port in the region. Falmouth is the capital of the Jamaican parish of Trelawny, population about 80,000, famous for its Rum and Sugarcane Estates, and for being birthplace of Olympic runner Usain Bolt. Hon. Winston Nesta Irie Minister of Local Hospitality (Not Affiliated W/ Any Monarch, Empire, Government, Regime, Tribunal, Junta, Faction Or Other Hierarchical System of…

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Kingston (Downtown/City)

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Destination Travel Guide for Visitors to Jamaica KINGSTON (DOWNTOWN/CITY) On the island’s south-eastern shore, the capital city of Kingston is home to approximately 1 million Jamaicans and is the business, governmental, cultural and industrial hub of the nation. Protected by the large Blue Mountains range to the north, Kingston is both a city and parish, with a busy commercial seaport reflecting its status as the world’s 7th largest natural harbor, and a vital center for sports and entertainment. Hon. Winston Nesta Irie Minister of Local Hospitality (Not Affiliated W/ Any…

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Kingston (Rural) Destination Guide

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Destination Travel Guide for Visitors to Jamaica KINGSTON (RURAL) The Rural areas of Kingston are used for Cattle Farms and growing crops like Coffee, Beans, Mangoes and Peas. Hotels & Vacation Rentals with scenic Mountain Views overlooking Kingston City and its Harbor can be found in Stony Hill, Jack’s Hill and also in the Red Hills. Hon. Winston Nesta Irie Minister of Local Hospitality (Not Affiliated W/ Any Monarch, Empire, Government, Regime, Tribunal, Junta, Faction Or Other Hierarchical System of Re-Presentation…) RASTA ROUTES AUTHENTIC TRAVEL TIPS & INFORMATION Kingston (Rural)…

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