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Science of a Slap Shot

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Caption: Christopher Hasson, Northeastern University assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, studies muscle mechanics, specifically in the context of aging. His intimate knowledge of the way our bodies move gives him a unique perspective when it comes to watching contact sports like hockey. Here, he explains the technicalities of the motion behind a slap shot.

Credit: Video by Craig LaPlante, Northeastern University

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