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Car Crash Injuries Every Football Game

As we get ready for another weekend of football, we should be aware that football players sustain head blows equivalent to a severe car crash in every game. They get an average of 50 head blows per game, each one equal to a boxer's punch. Researcher Stefan Duma says players "have headaches after every game."

Shaoni Bhattacharya writes in...

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What's Needed for The Wave

Now that football season is here and we're also looking forward to the World Series, scientists from the University of Budapest decided to figure out how many people are needed to produce The Wave?that undulating up-and-down motion that moves across entire stadiums. They studied video tapes of the 1986 World Cup in soccer and built a...

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