NBC will broadcast the Vancouver winter games from February 12th through the 28th.
Narrated by NBC News anchor Lester Holt, the 16-part, free video series examines scientific principles in a variety of Olympic sports. In each clip, an NSF scientist explains the science and featured Olympic athletes describe the practical appliations.
NBC Learn interviews athletes, coaches, and scientists in this original 16-part series, and unravels the physics, biology, chemistry, and materials engineering behind the Olympic Winter Games.
Videos run around five minutes and include full transcripts.