Athletes

Nike’s New Sunglasses Cost $1500

Nike’s New Sunglasses Cost $1500

For top runners, like the elite specimens competing in the Olympics, every last thing you wear needs to be engineered for comfort and speed. So Nike and Zeiss took inspiration from human anatomy for a new pair of sunglasses that wrap around an athlete’s head.

Colour-Changing Suit Shows Injuries That Paralysed Athletes Can’t Feel

Colour-Changing Suit Shows Injuries That Paralysed Athletes Can’t Feel

Paraplegic athletes push their bodies to the absolute limit — and sometimes beyond. When an athlete injures a body part he or she can’t feel, that can lead to some very dangerous situations. Now, a design team at Imperial College London has an ingenious solution: an athletic suit that uses…