Science on the Track: Exploring the Summer Olympic Games

Biomechanical Marvels If you have ever visited our Sports Lab here at the Connecticut Science Center, you have learned about how important science is in sports. Today, we are going to talk about how track runners are biomechanical marvels. First, let’s start out by defining biomechanics, which is the study of the movement of living …

Science Sunday: The Science Behind Football

Did you watch the big game last night? If so, did you realize how much science goes into playing the game a football? Of course, as true science nerds, we just have to show you all the cool science behind the game you watched last night.  If you want even more science behind football, …