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Shani Davis & Engineering Competition Suits
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES Long track speed skater Shani Davis has the opportunity to become the first man to win gold...
Shaun White & Engineering the Half Pipe
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES Shaun White is known for his spectacular tricks in the Olympic snowboard half pipe event. More...
Injury & Recovery
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2018
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  • 3-5, MS, HS
SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES While on course to defend her downhill gold medal, Lindsey Vonn suffered a devastating knee...
Science of Ice
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2018
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES The unique surface of ice allows the slide and glide of winter sports to happen, with ice...
Building Faster & Safer Bobsleds
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE 2014 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES Bobsled is one of the fastest and most exciting sports at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games...
Science of Snow
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2018
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  • 3-5, MS, HS
SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES Snow is an essential part of the Olympic Winter Games. How it's formed and how it reacts has...
Stability & Vibration Damping in Alpine Skiing
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES For alpine skiers Heath Calhoun and Julia Mancuso the engineering and design of their skis will...
Physics of Figure Skating
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2018
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES Figure skaters must be aware of their center of mass, which affects the balance and stability...
Olympic Movement & Robotic Design
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SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES The Olympic Winter Games are a showcase of human movement and athletic achievement. Raffaello D...
Building Faster & Safer Bobsleds
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  • Science
  • MS, HS
SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES Bobsled is one of the fastest and most exciting sports at the Olympic Winter Games. Michael...