Science of NFL Football - Nutrition, Hydration, and Health

submitted by: nsf
"Science of NFL Football" is a 10-part video series funded by the National Science Foundation and produced in partnership with the National Football League. In this segment, NBC's Lester Holt looks at the physically demanding pre-season ritual of NFL training camp. Professor Douglas Casa, head of the Korey Stringer Institute at the University of Connecticut, and athletic trainers from the Pittsburgh Steelers explain what NFL players must do to stay hydrated and replenish the essential...

La Transpiración "Leyendo entre los Genes"

submitted by: MarkShriver

La transpiración como termoregulación en el humano.

Sweating "Reading Between the Genes"

submitted by: clownfish

Short educational video about sweating as a heat resistance mechanism how evolution has played a role.

Safe Hydrogel Padding: use in safe clothing

submitted by: GZE

Polymer effect (Hydrogel particles inside PU melt matrix):
The polymer coating will absorb and bind the excess of moisture migrating through the FR cotton fabric if the temperature is maintained below the threshold.
In case temperature increases, the coating will release the sweat accumulated, reproducing the human natural sweating process through evaporative cooling.
Projected and developed by Grado Zero Espace -www.gzespace.com