Paralyzed Teen to Kick Off World Cup

Stylish toking, coffee with Louis C.K., neuromorphic computer chips and more in our weekly look at the web

Duke University neurobiologists hope to equip a paralyzed teenager with a mind-controlled exoskeleton capable of bringing movement back to his or her legs. While the technology is still in development, the plan is to debut the system at the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, where the teen will hopefully make history by providing the tournament’s first ceremonial kick.

R29’s Tips for Improving Pot Culture in Colorado

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As the new year arrived in Colorado, a new era for marijuana enthusiasts did too. To encourage a more mature pot culture, Refinery 29 compiled a short list of essentials. From a sleek vaporizer to Lou Reed-designed sunglasses, the smart selection is sure to elevate your inner vibes and outward appearance.

Coffee with Louis C.K.

Stylish toking, coffee with Louis C.K., neuromorphic computer chips and more in our weekly look at the web

Jerry Seinfeld’s web series “Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee” wholly lives up to its name, following the iconic comic as he meets up with colleagues in a variety of attention-grabbing whips for a cup of java. With two entertaining seasons completed, Season 3 kicks off with Louis C.K. and is perhaps the funniest and most insightful episode to date, covering topics like going to the …