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Author Johanson, Paula, author.

Title Supercharged sports : high-tech sports science / Paula Johanson.

Publication Info. St. Catharines, Ontario ; New York, New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 688.76 JOH    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 32 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Techno planet
Techno planet.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Contents Sports tech -- New camera angles -- Signaling tech -- Equipment moves on -- "Spirit in motion" -- Designed by computer -- Smart materials -- Measuring and locating -- Vital signs -- Tech to the rescue! -- Virtual sports -- Future fantastic -- Tech timeline.
Summary "From drones capturing unique angles of plays for enhanced analysis to swimsuit material helping swimmers go faster, technological innovations are transforming the way sports are played as well as watched. Supercharged Sports examines these exciting advances in technology and also explores what's coming next in the world of sport science, such as health-monitoring systems sewn into the fabric of uniforms and even more immersive virtual reality experiences."-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Age 8-11.
Grade 7 to 8.
Subject Sports -- Technological innovations -- Juvenile literature.
Other Form: Online version: Johanson, Paula. Supercharged sports. St. Catharines, Ontario ; New York, NY : Crabtree Publishing Company, [2018] 9781427119919 (DLC) 2017031794
ISBN 9780778736035 (reinforced library binding ; alk. paper)
0778736032 (reinforced library binding ; alk. paper)
9780778736172 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0778736172 (pbk. ; alk. paper)

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