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concussions

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Motorcyclist gets mad at driver for texting, driver mows him down

Technically Incorrect: In a fascinating piece of urban warfare footage, a motorcyclist who doesn't like texting and driving comes off worse.

By June 2, 2015

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Concussion bot to debut at Northern Arizona football game

Mayo Clinic researchers are gearing up to test their new teleconcussion robot on the sidelines of tonight's Northern Arizona University football game.

By August 30, 2013

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Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch confesses: I'm a cat-video man

Technically Incorrect: Mocking the Super Bowl media day on behalf of Skittles, Seattle's normally monosyllabic running back offers clues to his tech preferences. A blimp rather than a jetpack, for example.

By January 27, 2015

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Bill Nye says Belichick is full of hot air (other scientists disagree)

The Science Guy says the only way to change ball pressure is with a needle. However, some researchers believe the Patriots coach.

By January 25, 2015

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New tablet app could diagnose concussions on the sidelines

Harvard's Wyss Institute unveils an application that involves a stylus and simple tracing exercise to rapidly assess neuromuscular performance in a doc's office or at the scene of an injury.

By February 18, 2013

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Simple paper 'litmus' test detects disease, infection

Researchers at the Harvard Wyss Institute have developed a simple, printed paper test that could be used for pathogen detection, including cases of ebola.

By October 28, 2014

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Football-helmet sensor warns of concussion risk via phone app

The Shockbox sensor lets you or your coach know when you've been tackled or body-checked too hard, by sending a color-coded alert to a mobile device.

By February 2, 2013

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Smart motorcyle helmet cushions you from concussion

A new helmet from 6D Helmets aims to eliminate some of the most common brain injuries suffered by riders.

By December 14, 2012

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Brain surgeon: There's no point wearing bicycle helmets

A British brain surgeon says cycle helmets are too flimsy and can actually create more danger by creating the illusion of greater safety.

By June 1, 2014

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Duracell's brilliantly moving ad with deaf NFL running back

The Seattle Seahawks' Derrick Coleman is deaf. In a stunning ad for Duracell, he describes his fight.

By January 15, 2014