Beeline Makes Biking About the Destination

(TECH CRUNCH) – Beeline is a handlebar-mounted gadget that uses a combination of Bluetooth, WiFi, and GPS to direct you around town. Instead of giving you turn-by-turn direction like a

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This Bullet-Shaped Bike Just Set a Human-Powered Speed Record

(GIZMODO) – There’s no room for your briefcase so it’s hard to use for your daily commute, but just think how fast you’d ride to work on the Aerovelo Eta which

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How This Man Survived a 25,000-Foot Jump Without a Parachute

(GIZMODO) – Skydiving is pretty terrifying on its own, even when you take into account necessary safety precautions. But what if you were to jump from an airplane without a

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The US Rowing Team’s Antimicrobial Suit Can’t Defeat Rio’s Polluted Water

(WIRED) – RIO DE JANEIRO’S waterways are about as clean as a dirty toilet bowl—raw sewage literally flows into them every day. So in preparation for the 2016 Summer Olympics,

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Here’s the Physics Behind the ‘Broomgate’ Controversy Rocking the Sport of Curling

Football has been rocked by the “Deflategate” scandal, swimming banned full-body “super suits,” and now the sport of curling—yes, curling—has its own raging controversy. Dubbed “Broomgate,” much of the fuss

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THE NANOTECH SHIRT HELPING ONE INDY CHAMP WIN

(POPULAR SCIENCE) – When Tony Kanaan gets behind the wheel of his Number 10 racecar Saturday—gunning for victory in the IndyCar Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway, in Fort Worth—he’ll

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The Impact of Anti-Odor Clothing on the Environment

(ACS) – Anti-odor athletic clothes containing silver nanoparticles have gained a foothold among exercise buffs, but questions have arisen over how safe and effective they are. Now scientists report in

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Twitter to Stream Thursday Night NFL Games in 2016 Season

By Jessica Toonkel and Narottam Medhora (Reuters) – The National Football League has chosen Twitter as its exclusive global partner for streaming its Thursday night games during the 2016 regular

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Noosa Fesitival of Surfing Has Gone to the Dogs

(Reuters) Pro surfers, amateurs, tandem surfing stars and man’s best friend have descended upon Noosa on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, Australia, for the world’s biggest surf festival by competitor numbers. One

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For Winter Sport Enthusiasts, Enter the Age of Drones

(Reuters) Semi-autonomous drones are the latest technology to enter the world of winter sports. Ben Gruber reports.   The ability to capture video of your run down a mountain has

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