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Another Favre Column

August 9, 2008 by

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The big story in sports is Jet Favre.  Brett Favre unretired and discovered the Packers didn’t want him anymore.  After much anguish, the Jets sent a conditional fourth round draft choice to the Packers. The Jets then proceeded to cut Chad Pennington.  For those keeping score… the Jets have said that Brett Favre is better […]

Today I am a Scientist

August 9, 2008 by

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The August issue of Popular Science magazine (available in stores, not for free on-line) examines the Science of Sports.   Within this issue are articles examining the biomechanics of throwing a baseball, changes in Olympic training, the future of cheating (a separate article from the discussion of Olympic training), and advances in medical treatments for injured […]