physical disabilities http://nhpr.org en Off-Road Wheelchairs Help Everybody Get Into the Wild http://nhpr.org/post/road-wheelchairs-help-everybody-get-wild <p>The Here&#39;s What&#39;s Awesome mailbox is full of interesting pieces on wheelchair technology these days, starting with the <a href="http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2012/03/most-badass-wheelchair-weve-ever-seen-action-trackchair" target="_blank">Action Trackchair</a>. It&#39;s an off-road wheelchair with treads - <em>treads! </em>- capable of negotiating sand, snow, and hiking trails. And, as the company&#39;s promo video points out, you can have it painted in camouflage colors for serious action. Thu, 22 Mar 2012 17:22:12 +0000 Brady Carlson 2711 at http://nhpr.org Off-Road Wheelchairs Help Everybody Get Into the Wild