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A Quiet Eye
Keep your eye on the ball? Research reveals how an athlete's gaze helps make the plays.


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Brainy Putting
It happens to the best of us. New insight into the physiology behind the all too familiar phenomenon of 'the choke.'


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Baseball Tech
Missile-tracking technology help umps refine their skills, plus physicists search for the elusive 'sweet spot.'


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No Limit
The world champion 'free diver' reveals his special techniques for reaching amazing depths.


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Looping the Loop
Sports physiologists study the physics of the lasso. Their computer analysis helps a rising rodeo star refine her skills.


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Handmade Humans
What separates humans from the rest of the animal kingdom? It could be as simple, or as complex, as the way we pitch a baseball.


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Finding Her Voice
Technological innovations help a young woman with cerebral palsy speak to her family and friends, and live out her dream of writing.


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