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Published: Saturday, Nov. 9 2013 1:46 p.m. MST

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BYUalum
South Jordan, UT

Way cool! Go BYU.

t702
Las Vegas, NV

hope he is successful and makes a tonne of money

bfwebster
Parker, CO

Depending upon how fast the calculations can be done, and if they can be done in the helmet itself, this could in the long run open the door to a 'reactive armor'-type approach, where small inflatable cells could be used to cushion or minimize the impact.

rnoble
Pendleton, OR

Now if he can get together with those swedish girls working on an airbag bicycle helmet we can do away with concussion damage altogether.

Kralon
HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA

Nice the helmet can measure impact, but wouldn't it be better to design a helmet to reduce impact to nil?

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