For older women, extreme exercise isn't necessary to reap health benefits. 30 minutes of walking a day may be enough to cut the risk of high blood pressure.
Nov. 24, 2020 • ~11 min
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Active travel has become attractive to a degree not seen for decades. Policy needs to follow.
Nov. 3, 2020 • ~8 min
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New bike lanes are a good idea for health and air quality, but the convenience of car travel for most journeys will remain.
Aug. 24, 2020 • ~6 min
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Motors first designed for the International Space Station can help people using prosthetic legs to walk with a more natural gait, researchers say.
July 17, 2020 • ~5 min
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AI will help people using robotic prosthetics or exoskeletons walk securely on terrains, such as tile, brick, concrete, grass, and "upstairs" and "downstairs."
May 28, 2020 • ~6 min
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Why we should free children from the deadening tyranny of being driven everywhere.
May 18, 2020 • ~7 min
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Smaller dinosaurs needed speed, but huge predators like Tyrannosaurus rex relied less on moving fast and more on energy-efficient walking.
May 14, 2020 • ~4 min
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A new discovery that sheds light on how neurons control whether mice turn right or left while walking could prove useful for people with motor disorders.
May 12, 2020 • ~3 min
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