NFL football is a multi-billion-dollar business, and while most of those billions are indeed taxed to, and paid by, the individual teams, it might surprise some to know that the money going to the league office itself is not. How did that happen?
The league is plagued with problems, from domestic abuse among its players to drug use, fear of brain injuries and more. So why do fans keep coming back?
New analysis system will track each player's position, direction and velocity in real time. Continue reading →
The Minnesota Vikings' glass-filled football stadium raises concerns over bird strikes. So why do birds fly into windows?
Brazil’s humiliating exit from the World Cup is as close as it gets to a national trauma.
When you tote up the costs, in ways more than just financial, to a country that hosts the World Cup, it can make you wonder why any nation would want to. Trace examines the toll hosting the Cup can take on a country, and also who profits from it.
The earliest form of soccer is generally thought to be a Chinese game called cuju.
Fortunately for the six-man crew orbiting over 200 miles above our heads, NASA has an infrastructure in place that allows live and recorded terrestrial television to be beamed into low-Earth orbit. Continue reading →
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