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Engineering the half pipe: Shaun White -- Science of the Olympic Winter Games


Engineering the half pipe: Shaun White

Mechanical engineer Brianno Coller, a professor at Northern Illinois University, explains how engineers design the half pipe so that snowboarder Shaun White can get more air time and allow him to perform tricks.

Credit: NBC Learn and the National Science Foundation

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