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Bodies In Motion: The Biomechanics of Sports
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:54:36

Using athletics, QUEST takes a fresh look at the way our bodies move. Bridging the gap between research and the playing field, coaches, trainers and athletes themselves discover how to optimize performance and what to do when injury causes that performance to fail.

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Biomechanics
Sports -- Physiological aspects
Human mechanics
Human locomotion

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Trainer-Doctor-Team Relationship
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:02:36

An hour and a half before the rest of team arrives, the injured player needs to meet the athletic trainer in the training room. The Pirates athletic trainer and doctor speak just about every day.

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Athletic Injuries -- rehabilitation
Biomechanics
Hockey -- physiology
Muscle strength

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The Role of Coach is Critical
MPBN: Quest Series, Still Image, 0:03:35

The coach bridges the gap between the laboratory and athlete. When training young athletes, coaches need to be vigilant about protecting athletes growing bodies from the serious injuries inherent in all sports. Coaches also have to consider the risk of mentally overworking their athletes.

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Athletes
Biomechanics
Sports
Diving injuries
Coaches (Athletics)

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Climate Change: In Our Backyard
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:56:45

Using close-to-home examples, the views of leading scientists come alive as they show how climate change can affect almost every aspect of our lives - and in turn, how we affect the climate.

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Climatic changes
Ecology/Energy

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Range of Motion vs Pain
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:05:28

When the athletic trainer takes the cast off the injured player's wrist, the first two things to consider are strength and range of motion. A professional athlete needs to push through the pain so that he can recover fast.

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Athletic Injuries -- rehabilitation
Biomechanics
Hockey
Hockey -- physiology
Muscle strength

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Nolan Breaks His Wrist
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:01:13

After Pirates defenseman Nolan Yonkman's wrist was broken, the athletic trainer had to draw heavily on his working knowledge of biomechanics to put Nolan on the road to recovery.

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Biomechanics
Hockey -- Wounds and injuries
Nolan Yonkman

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Winter
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:56:43

For those plants and animals that don't migrate south for winter, a lot of preparation goes into getting ready for winter. When it comes to dealing with winter, plants and animals know things we humans don't.

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Winter -- New England
Ecology/Energy
Seasons -- New England
Natural history -- New England

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Child vs Adult Athletes
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:02:38

Studies in biomechanics have shown that child athletes are not miniature versions of adult athletes and must be trained differently.

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Athletes
Biomechanics
Sports
Sports injuries.

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Recovery
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:07:14

Eight weeks after his injury, Pirates defenseman Nolan Yonkman is back.

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Athletic Injuries -- rehabilitation
Biomechanics
Hockey
Muscle strength

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Nolan-Rehab Techniques
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:01:47

During the rehab of Pirates defenseman Nolan Yonkman's broken wrist, it is very important to do the sport specific motion.

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Athletic Injuries -- rehabilitation
Biomechanics
Hockey

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