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NFL Testing Helmets With Impact-Sensing Accelerometers for Concussion Analysis
The same sensors that detect the tilt of your smartphone could well start showing up in the helmets of NFL...
Video: This Ridiculous Inflatable European Bike Helmet Could Save Your Life — and Your Hairdo
I love riding my bike, but my purple plastic helmet is a definite impediment to fashion. It messes up my...
The Goods: October 2010’s Hottest Gadgets
A self-tuning chainsaw, a massage chair and more of the best ideas in gear
A New Helmet Keeps Your Head On Straight
The Lazer Solano SuperSkin keeps a rider's head aligned during a crash
Army Seeks Helmet-Mounted Radar to Give Every Soldier 360-Degree Awareness
It’s often said that a soldier’s greatest weapon is his head; now, the U.S. Army plans to sharpen that weapon,...
GPS Navigation Helmet Tugs Your Ear in the Direction It Wants You to Go
Remember when mom tugged you toward home by the earlobe when you were bad? That's the concept behind this GPS navigation helmet
New Batting Helmet Offers Protection from 100 MPH Heat
But players think it's too ugly to wear
Navigation Helmet Creates Sound Maps for the Blind
For blind people who can’t perfect the system of clicks and whistles designed in Spain for human echolocation, researchers at...
For Tour de France Time Trialers, A Sleeker, More Aerodynamic Helmet
As is the case with everything from seat post to spokes, a helmet is never just a helmet in cycling....
Turning a Sensor Toward Concussions and Kids
After years of researching blows to adult heads, scientists divert their energies to the peewee set