Why the climate crisis is a sports crisis, how golf can become more sustainable, how heat and air pollution threaten mega-events and exacerbate…
Helping hungry and homeless athletes, the NCAA's regressive new transgender policy, why "non-revenue" sports are anything but, fixing education for…
How college sports can thrive without the NCAA, unionizing athletes, building the business of women's basketball, making football brain safe(r), and…
Hormonal contraceptives can have a significant impact on performance and health. But thanks to a lack of research, female athletes face a "difficult and…
At Global Sport Matters, we have takes!
Senior athletes pushing limits, NBA load management, fat-positive sports, closing the gap between "sports" and "fitness," and how science knows little…
Body-shaming in college track and field, athletes coping with long COVID, sports world make-believe that CTE is a new risk, and a study on what sports…
The legalization of gambling across the U.S. has set off record wagers, creating a generation in which many, especially younger men, are developing an…
Sports betting in the U.S. has gone from illegal and taboo to an all-in gold rush. What does this mean for governments, competitive and journalistic…
The inside story of how "Madden NFL" became a video game dynasty
Many first responders are experiencing alarming cognitive decline. Is their time at Ground Zero to blame?
Like every modern Olympics before them, the Tokyo Games are massively over budget. A scholar explains why sky-high cost overruns are the norm—and what…