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This Video’s Sound Is So Satisfying, It Makes Me Miss Winter

This Video’s Sound Is So Satisfying, It Makes Me Miss Winter

There’s an awesome story here about a mum and dad who built a backyard ice rink in the United States during the winter so that their two boys could have fun skating and playing hockey outdoors. But what I love most about this excellent quick-cut video is just hearing all…

Strap On Your Skates, Playmobil Now Has NHL Figures

Strap On Your Skates, Playmobil Now Has NHL Figures

A wise Canadian prophet named Stompin’ Tom Connors once declared that the good old hockey game was the best game you could name. And since it’s foolish to disagree with anyone nicknamed Stompin’, Playmobil has officially announced a new series of officially-licensed NHL toys focusing on the league’s original six…

How Olympic Ice Skates Are Designed For Speed, Spins And Swerves

Watching the world-class ice athletes of the Winter Olympics, whether it’s in speed skating, figureskating or hockey, is a jaw-dropping affair. The speed, control, and dexterity they exhibit while somehow balancing on a metal blade is simply amazing. But what exactly is going on with those blades? Smarter Every Day’s…