sports medicine
Man Meets Machine
Man Meets Machine
The Scientist Staff | Aug 31, 2017
Alena Grabowski, a University of Colorado Boulder researcher, discusses her motivations for studying the interface between biology and mechanics in prosthetic devices.
The Science of Head Trauma
The Science of Head Trauma
Ed Yong | Mar 13, 2013
Research nears a biomarker for the contact-sport-associated disease that affects athletes long after they’ve retired.
An Olympic Book Review
Bob Grant | Jul 26, 2012
The Science of Sports: Winning in the Olympics takes a timely look at research on athletics.
Punch Drunk
Jef Akst | Dec 1, 2011
After a concussion forces him to retire, a former pro-wrestler starts an institute to study the neurological effects of repeated brain injuries.