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2014 World Cup

Mind-control exoskeleton takes first kick

12 Jun, 2014

Juliano Pinto, a 29-year-old paraplegic, makes the first kick of the 2014 World Cup while wearing a mind-controlled exoskeleton.

Neuroscientist Dr Miguel Nicolelis thanks the brain-machine-interface research team that helped him create the suit:

It was up to Juliano to wear the exoskeleton, but all of them made that shot. It was a big score by these people and by our science