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A group of students built a robotic hand for their 15-year-old classmate

A 15-year-old student who was born with a hand that wasn't fully formed received a life-changing prosthetic from his fellow pupils.

Sergio Peralta told CBS News that during his first days at Hendersonville High School in Tennessee, he had felt like hiding his arm in his sleeve. However, Jeff Wilkins, a teacher at the school found out about Peralta's hand and assigned his students the task of building him a robotic one.

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