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Jan 22, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The Patriots are being accused of breaking an NFL rule by deflating game balls. Learn how the level of inflation affects the ball in play.
Jan 20, 2015 01:46 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A network of properly calibrated seismic sensors could one day alert us ten seconds to ten minutes before an impending earthquake.
Dec 18, 2014 12:17 PM ET
It can't be an easy to officiate a sport fairly, especially in games with tens of thousands of rabid fans loving or hating every call. Science thinks there's even some evidence officials subconsciously lose their impartiality toward the home team.
Nov 17, 2014 03:13 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Magnets could put the brakes on impacts before they happen. Continue reading →
Nov 4, 2014 12:09 PM ET // Discovery News
Voting Democrat or Republican? Well, would you let you your kid play football...? Continue reading →
Sep 29, 2014 10:32 AM ET
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?
Sep 14, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
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?
Aug 1, 2014 03:27 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
New analysis system will track each player's position, direction and velocity in real time. Continue reading →
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