Facial Coding in Professional Sports

Apparently, when the Milwaukee Bucks selected Jabari Parker with the second overall pick in last year’s NBA Draft, they used his facial expressions to help them make that decision (Teams Turn to a Face Reader, Looking for That Winning Smile). The Bucks hired facial coding expert Dan Hill to help … Read more

The Fallacy of Heel Striking

            This month, I continue my critical exploration of commonly held beliefs in the health and fitness community (see my Febraury article on the fallacy of icing injuries) with a look at the mechanics of running. Let us begin with two thought experiments, the first of … Read more