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Ecological Relationships

Captions are on! Click CC at bottom right to turn off. Hear updates by following us on Twitter (@AmoebaSisters) or Facebook! I really did not like sandboxes as a kid. It’s not that I have a problem with sand or sand on the beach for sand castles. Just sand boxes. See, as a little kid, …

Nemo Sanchez: Swimmer and Filmmaker

Nemo Sanchez: Swimmer and Filmmaker

I can tell you one thing I don’t like, getting wet. I was actually terrified of the water, like water could not touch my face. Water was a no-go. I swim for something greater than my own, I swim for my teammates, I swim for Vanderbilt. The water I drink yesterday isn’t going to keep …

Technology in Sport – Is it Cheating?

Technology in Sport – Is it Cheating?

[MUSIC PLAYING] With sports engineering, we can model a whole sport. And we can use it to push the physical boundaries of the discipline. And if we introduce technology into sport, is it cheating? [MUSIC PLAYING] Let’s start with the 100-meter sprint. We’ve collected data on the average performances of the top 25 athletes in …