All eyes are on Brazil as World Cup 2014 finally gets underway. Thursday’s opening match pits the host country against Croatia. It will be preceded by something the world has never seen if all goes well, a paralyzed person will kick the tournament’s ceremonial first soccer ball. CCTV’s Hendrik Sybrandy reports on the scientific invention that’s making it possible, a robotic exoskeleton that will be squarely in the global spotlight.
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