Steel: Why?

November 14, 2018 Sean Franklin 0

What makes steel a good material for swords? There isn’t just one reason, steel just happens to be right in the middle of a bunch of desirable properties.

Concussion – Not a normal injury

October 24, 2018 Sean Franklin 0

Healing broken bones is fairly routine in modern medical practice, but a brain injury is a completely different story. The physics behind what causes concussions, and why they are fundamentally different from injuries as we are used to thinking about them.

Control Theory

September 26, 2018 Sean Franklin 0

You don’t have to understand crazy math with imaginary numbers to appreciate the principles of control theory. They can be applied to sword fighting, and might give you a different perspective on your training or interpretations.