Projectile Motion & Parabolas – Science of NFL Football

LESTER HOLT, reporting: With more than a thousand punts over a 16-year NFL career, Craig Hentrich knows down to his toes the secrets of a perfect punt. CRAIG HENTRICH (Former NFL Punter): When you make contact with that ball it’s almost a feeling that you don’t feel the ball on your foot. It’s almost like […]

Where Are the Ants Carrying All Those Leaves? | Deep Look

We’re looking at some of the world’s earliest and most competent farmers. These leafcutter ants make humans look like newbies. We’ve been farming for 12,000 years. Ants have been doing it for 60 million. We developed plows and shovels. Ants use their own bodies. Their mandibles are shears that cut through leaves with incredible efficiency. […]

The Adrenaline Shot: Sport Science

CIÊNCIA DO ESPORTE Começamos esse teste com uma simples pergunta. A adrenalina realmente aumenta a performance? Adicionar adrenalina permitiria que a estrela das artes marciais, Houston “The Assassin” Alexander, realmente socasse com mais força? Primeiro estabelecemos uma referência para ver quão forte Houston bate sem adrenalina. Então o deixamos nervoso, bem nervoso. Quero que libere […]

Surviving a Black Mamba Bite

this is 45 year old Tim Friede from Wisconsin and he’s about to let this snake bite his arm why this is a black mamba snake one of the most venomous deadly snakes on the planet Black Mamba venom contains a very potent neurotoxin that interferes with the body’s ability to signal through the nervous […]

ASICS Institute of Sport Science

人は、なぜ走ることを欲するのか? 人は、どこまで走り続けるのか? 道具は、何を求められているのか? 大地の感触を足もとに感じる。 体中に熱が伝わる。 鼓動の音だけが聞こえる。 いつもとは違う景色が見える。 人を見つめ、サイエンスによって道具を進化させる。 すべては、最高のパフォーマンスのために。

The Science of Game of Thrones