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NASCAR may be the fastest road to learning about physics
An expert explains the science.
Professional Drivers Race Around A Volcano In Virtual Reality
Because driving with a VR helmet on is a great idea
Ten Tech Innovations From NASA’s Space Shuttle That Trickled Down to Non-Astronauts
Tech designed for the space shuttle program have permeated just about every aspect of our lives. Here are ten you may not know about
Woodpeckers’ Heads Inspire New Shock-Absorbing Systems for Electronics and Humans
The spongy bones and tough-as-nails beaks of woodpeckers are inspiring a new generation of shock absorbers, potentially shielding airplane black...
NASCAR Driver Fined $200K for 0.17 Cubic Inch Engine Violation
And thus began Carl Long's worst week ever...
NASCAR: Thrilling and Educational
The National Science Foundation's new video series details the physics of the fast
Driving In Their Genes
A new study looks at the careers of NASCAR dads and their NASCAR offspring
Masters of the Pit (Crew)
When a race comes down to fractions of a second, you better believe the time it takes to change a tire matters
Tracking Racers with RFID
NASCAR drivers and others may soon be sporting the same cheap timing technology as marathoners
NASCAR Not All That Much “SAFER”
More forgiving raceway barriers are a great idea—but Jeff Gordon's recent crash revealed that not all tracks are properly using them