Scientists with the Purdue Neurotrauma Group are taking on one of the biggest controversies in sports. But will their innovations—including a forthcoming new football-helmet design—catch on?
Two researchers at Purdue University have found that even small hits might cause permanent brain damage. And they are pioneering new technology to protect the next generation of football players.Read more
What better time to study this unsung architectural gem?
Irwin Library isn’t nearly as famous as it should be. Here’s a crash course on the unheralded landmark, which hits the half-century mark this month.Read more
City lands major match set for Aug. 1
Soccer—okay, football—fans still have a year to wait till the city’s new pro team, Indy Eleven, hits the pitch. In the meantime, they’ll get a massive fix of live action when Chelsea FC plays FC Inter Milan at Lucas Oil Stadium on Aug. 1 (FC stands for “football club,” the kind of club that uses a round ball instead of an oval-shaped pigskin by the same name.)Read more