field study

Welcome to Field Study, where science intercepts sports.

field study

"Field Study" is about science, sports and society. How does science affect the way we play? We'll lend context to stat sheets, an approachable lens to lab reports and some lessons about the people behind each.


What is 'Field Study'? About Season 2 of the podcast

Have concussion fears doomed youth football participation in Western Pa.?

Technology launched a sports analytics revolution. But who owns the data?

As college athletic programs embrace esports, will player health fall through the cracks?

Sled hockey has a home in Pittsburgh, but how accessible is it?