Posts tagged with Athletes

  1. Video Explainer: F1 Drivers Aren’t Real Athletes – They’re Elite Athletes

    F1 Drivers are generally assumed to sit and drive their fancy cars in circles. But a closer look shows that they are as elite as other athletes. Let’s break it down.

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/03/14/video-explainer-f1-drivers-arent-real-athletes-theyre-elite-athletes

  2. The weird world of sports injury treatments.

    In my first post on “scientific scribbles”, I detailed a procedure where stem cells derived from fat are injected into injured joints to aid cartilage and …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2012/09/20/the-weird-world-of-sports-injury-treatments

  3. The potential cure in those extra kilos.

    These days the numerous consequences of being overweight are all too well known. Recently, however, mesenchymal stem cells have been successfully isolated from adipose tissue (fat). During …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2012/08/07/the-potential-cure-in-those-extra-kilos