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Science at the Sochi Olympics

How ski jumpers manage fear, why bronze medalists are happier than silver winners, and of course—the physics of curling!

  • February 3, 2014

The Physics of Curling

Yes, sweeping the ice in front of the rock makes a big difference in whether it lands in the bull's eye

February 18, 2010 — Steve Mirsky

Special Edition: Mysteries of the Mind