Gallery: This Helmet for Skiers and Snowboarders Can Scan for Brain Inj...

 
Ski safely this winter!

 

When folks zip down icy, snow-covered mountains at warp speed, it’s only natural that some (OK, most) of those people are going to take a fall. That’s why skiing and snowboarding, while fun, can also be pretty dangerous. Students at Northeastern University aim to make winter sports safer through a new helmet that protects wearers’ heads and monitors injuries.

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  1. csallen January 11, 2015 at 3:48 pm

    This \”new\” technology is from July of 2010. Is there any new information?

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    […] sculpture, located in Huelva Spain, took 1,239 hours to construct over a three month period. The helmets were collected by University of Huelva students and soldered onto a metal frame by a team of […]

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