Hunter Pence has some funky movements associated with his swing. But he also has some crazy-fast science to go with it. I explore his swing for Sports Illustrated. Check out my SI post here.
Swing like the pros (or at least know what the pros swing like). An update to the Zepp Labs sensor and app lets users get even greater detail on their swing and a new partnership with the MLB Players Association allows users compare their swing to professional players. Learn about the science and the update via my Sports Illustrated article here.
Finely tuning goggle optics for the perfect experience takes a different tact depending on the environment. Oakley has debuted new Prizm lenses for its snow category, bringing a completely new optic technology to the goggle. Learn more about the process via my Sports Illustrated post here.
Yes, stunning artwork taken underwater with a desktop scanner. It may sound crazy, but it also sounds like art. Read about this technology and how it has gone where we never believed it could (or should) via my Popular Mechanics post here.
Nike knows air. The company always has. Check out the evolution of its Nike Zoom Air, including redefining the Lebron 12 basketball shoe. Read about it via my Sports Illustrated article here.
Bricks aplenty. Florida State’s Doak Campbell Stadium, with its more than three million bricks, is one of the largest brick buildings in the nation. And it offers a differing take on stadium design. Check out more about Doak Campbell’s history and transformation via the continuation of my Sports Illustrated series here.
The design of the future for the London Underground comes with brand-new function and fresh aesthetic. Take a look at my Popular Mechanics post on the new trains here.
Roger Federer gets involved, intimately involved, in the process of creating his signature gear. I asked the tennis great to explain the process for my latest Sports Illustrated article and he obliged. Check out how Federer views the process of designing a new autograph Wilson tennis racket via my SI story here.
Seattle’s Fremont District has plenty to offer off the beaten path of downtown. Brooks Running upped that list by locating its brand-new headquarters and research lab there. I went behind-the-scenes of the Brooks Running building for Sports Illustrated, checking out what the headquarters has to offer and what high-tech gadgets fill the NEXT Lab. See what I found out via my SI article here.
Look at tradition, look at history. Look at the Rose Bowl, a California landmark. Now home to both UCLA and a storied bowl game, my latest in my Sports Illustrated Stadium Spotlight series heads to Southern California to check out the Rose Bowl. Read about it via SI here.