Humans used to walk in a totally different way until one shoe innovation

Business Insider | 11/17/2017 | Rob Ludacer
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Humans didn't always walk the way we do today. Following is a transcript of the video.

If it wasn't for shoes, we would walk way differently.

Barefoot - Foot - Step - Toes

Think about how you walk when barefoot. The foot lands almost flat. It rolls through the step, and the toes push off.

Humans walked this way for millennia. Research suggests this style puts less stress on the knees.

Shoes - Foot - Piece - Leather - Cloth

Early shoes wrapped the foot in a piece of soft leather or cloth, but it still allowed for humans to walk naturally.

Modern shoes changed all this. With the creation of thicker soles,...
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