PSFK’s Top Five Stories Of The Week

Robotic exoskeletons approved by the FDA, Coke strips naked and space balloons for tourists.

Each week we bring you the most popular and interesting posts of the past five days. Here is the current selection to give you topics to explore and share over the weekend.

FDA Approves First Motorized Exoskeleton For Personal Use 

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Sufferers of lower-body paralysis (paraplegia) will soon have access to ReWalk, a motorized exoskeleton controlled by the user and enabling them to walk, sit, stand, and even climb stairs.

Coca-Coa Gets A Colorless, Eco-Friendly Can Redesign 

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By eliminating some of its color, Coca-Cola cans could become greener. Design studioRyan Harc created a colorless can design that will reduce the cost of recycling and pollution.

Hitch A Ride On A Space Balloon For Unprecedented Views Of Earth 

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At the end of June, World View tested a 1/10th scale model of its planned balloon-driven space flight system. 

Wearable Device Helps Perfect Posture 

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Studies have shown that good posture has a positive effect on one’s overall well-being. 

Solar-Powered Talking Light Sculpture In Sydney Helps Power Homes In India 

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Ray is a solar-powered interactive light sculpture, which featured at Vivid Sydney in Australia last month.

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