Your grandmother may have something in common with an astronaut. Originally developed to help NASA monitor balance problems in astronauts returning from space, the new “iShoe” insole could help doctors detect balance problems before a catastrophic fall occurs, said the graduate student who developed the technology as an intern at NASA.

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