NBC Learn: Science of the Summer Olympics


Subjects: Math, Science & Health
Grade Levels: 6-8, 9-12
Source: NBC

NBC Learn has partnered with the National Science Foundation to explore the engineering and technology helping the 2012 athletes maximize their performance in the Olympic games. Videos include fluid dynamics in swimming, how to maximize a long jump, and the biomechanics of Usain Bolt.

 

Lesson plans will be available in August.

NBC Learn: Science of the Summer Olympics

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