knees

There are a number of possible explanations for why a knee might make audible noises. (Courtesy photo)

What’s happening when your knee goes snap, crackle and pop

In the month of August we will be revisiting some of our…

 

Simply 3D-printing a body part with a few components of the body part will not enable it to function properly, unless the body grows into the implant. (Courtesy photo)

3D printing: Cool, but not quite there

3D tissue printing holds the promise of custom implants on demand. But…

 

Soldiers put their bodies — specifically their knees — through intense, grueling tasks that can cause injuries to the ligaments, cartilage and bone. (Courtesy photo)

Military life can be tough on knees

War — and training for war — is hard on knees. Much…

 

Scientific advancements may enable humans to live for 150 years, but will it be a life worth living? (Courtesy Photo)

Longevity ain’t what it’s cracked up to be

The longevity movement is pushing science to explore the possibilities of keeping…

Scientific advancements may enable humans to live for 150 years, but will it be a life worth living? (Courtesy Photo)
Warriors point guard Stephen Curry's ability to play heavy minutes - and absorb tremendous force with his knees - only adds to his impressive pedigree. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Stephen Curry’s knees

When the Golden State Warriors take the court, their speed and precision…

Warriors point guard Stephen Curry's ability to play heavy minutes - and absorb tremendous force with his knees - only adds to his impressive pedigree. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
Courtesy photoProperly bending your knees can improve your core muscles.

'Bend ze knees' properly will improve your life

'Bend ze knees!" he shouted at me, "pretend like you are making…

Courtesy photoProperly bending your knees can improve your core muscles.