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Image shows a player, crouched with his back to the camera, facing a field full of football players.

A conversation with Kathleen Bachynski, the author of a new history of youth tackle football.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Are you overconsuming caffeine in the form of energy drinks?

Chris Gorski, Editor

Pain, gastrointestinal distress, blisters, chafing, mental fatigue and dehydration. Extreme challenges to a tough sport.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Most adults aren't well hydrated, but how much water should we drink per day?

Sofie Bates, Contributor

Baseball fans are quick to think the player is safe, but they're often wrong.

Sofie Bates, Contributor

When it comes to scoring a goal, soccer ball design is crucial to a player's success.

Rodrigo Pérez Ortega, Contributor

Endurance exercise favors the growth of some gut bacteria, which might provide athletes with an extra boost.

Rodrigo Pérez Ortega, Contributor

Image of a baseball stadium lit by floodlights at night

A short conversation with circadian rhythms researcher Ravi Allada

Chris Gorski, Editor

Drivers’ bodies overheat, their hearts race, and they face extreme G-forces.

Chris Gorski, Editor

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