“I would sit to drive (but would strive to take the train); I would sit when nature called. I would also sit to put my shoes on, I decided this morning after falling over trying to put on my shoes. I would lie down to sleep.” But aside from that, he would stand. After becoming convinced that it is bad for you, NY Mag’s Dan Kois decided to stop sitting, for a month.

+ Take some crowd-funding and about 80 lasers, and combine them with electrical engineering, computer engineering, and biomedical degrees; and toss in a driven founder who is damn near bald, and what do you get? Introducing the Theradome Laser Helmet.