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Newton's Three Laws -- Science of NHL Hockey


Newton's Three Laws

Whether they are sprinting down the ice, smashing into the boards or stopping on a dime, NHL players display an amazing mix of speed and strength. These athletic moves also provide great examples of Newton's Three Laws of Motion. "Science of NHL Hockey" is a 10-part video series produced in partnership with the National Science Foundation and the National Hockey League.

Original air date: March 8, 2012

Credit: National Science Foundation & NBC Learn

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