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Young people feel there are fewer opportunities for them to get involved in sports  PHYS.ORG · 5 hours
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Adidas bets on recycled material 'to combat ocean plastic'  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
German sportswear giant Adidas said Tuesday more than half of the polyester used in its products this year would come from recycled material, including millions of shoes made from plastic... more
No astrovans for SpaceX, crews riding to rockets in Teslas  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Astronauts launched by SpaceX in coming months will ride to their rockets in high fashion. Instead of using a retro-style astrovan, SpaceX crews will travel to the launch... more
How sports fans respond to their teams' wavering odds of winning  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
The most diehard NFL fans have already seen their seasons come to an end. This has nothing to do with whether their hometown team made the... more
Formula 1 says it's going carbon neutral—fans must demand detail on how  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
When Formula 1 announced late last year that the sport would be carbon neutral by 2030, the organization's chief technical officer spoke of the... more
Resale ticket markets benefit sports teams and fans  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
New research reveals that the resale ticket market also appeals to sports fans who normally buy season tickets. more
New study reveals international movements of Atlantic tarpon, need for protection  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
The results of an 18-year study of Atlantic tarpon by scientists at the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science revealed that... more
New program reduces abusive behaviors among middle school male athletes toward female peers  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Coaching Boys Into Men, a program that seeks to prevent dating violence and sexual assault, reduces abusive behaviors among middle school male... more
Sugar content in soft drinks has reduced by 29% in the UK, shows study  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Lead researcher Lauren Bandy and her colleagues looked at the nutritional information of a range of soft drinks in the... more
What Is Heat Exhaustion?  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
What do football players and sugarcane harvesters have in common? They may all be at risk for heat exhaustion — a hazardous condition that can lead to fatal heat stroke. more
Judo holds promise for reducing sedentary behavior among children with autism  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Judo may be just the right sport to increase the physical activity level among children with autism spectrum disorder and holds promise for reducing sedentary behavior,... more
Moon river: Rocket part ferried on the mighty Mississippi  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
With a brass band playing and a parade of workers sporting Mardi Gras beads, a huge component of a new rocket system was wheeled slowly from a New Orleans spacecraft... more
Computerized training can improve attentional capacity of soccer players  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Researchers of the Faculty of Psychology of the University of Malaga have demonstrated how computerized training -through a specific software- can improve the attentional capacity of athletes, particularly, soccer players. more
Early treatment for concussion may reduce recovery time  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Early clinical treatment may significantly reduce recovery time following a concussion, according to new research led by the University of Pittsburgh Sports Medicine Concussion Program. more
The mysterious case of the ornamented coot chicks has a surprising explanation  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
The American coot is a somewhat drab water bird with gray and black feathers and a white beak, common in wetlands throughout North America.... more
The mysterious case of the ornamented coot chicks has a surprising explanation  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
The American coot is a somewhat drab water bird with gray and black feathers and a white beak, common in wetlands throughout North America.... more
A final fundraiser for man who boosted ice bucket challenge  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
The wife of a former Boston College baseball player who died recently after helping make the ice bucket challenge a phenomenon will participate in a fundraising plunge in... more
A final plunge for man who boosted ALS ice bucket challenge  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Supporters of Pete Frates are taking one last chilly plunge for the former college baseball player whose battle with Lou Gehrig’s disease helped inspire the ALS... more
Elastic kirigami patch for electromyographic analysis of the palm muscle during baseball pitching  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Surface electromyography (sEMG) is widely used to investigate human motion including athletic performance. Baseball pitchers require very precise movements to pitch the... more
Buckyballs release electron-positron pairs in forward directions  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 month
New research reveals the characteristics of positronium formation within football-shaped nanoparticles, C60, for the first time. At specific positron impact energies, the study shows that positronium emission dominates in the same direction as incoming... more
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