A Helmet Inspired by Woodpeckers Could Save Football Players From Concussions
September 12, 2016
Popular Science - High school football players don’t have it easy. A report from 2013
states that they’re twice as likely to sustain a concussion than college players,
and often these injuries go unreported, mostly because high schoolers would rather
play through a game.
Though the original intention was to reduce the amount and severity of concussions
in football players, he's had interest from the military as well, and even received
a scholarship from the Navy to continue to develop his work. Now at Texas Tech, Garcia
has decided to study computer engineering.
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