Concussions Can Be Diagnosed With a Simple App Now

It's estimated that every year in the US there are 1.6 million to 3.8 million sports-related traumatic brain injuries. And if not diagnosed in a timely and accurate manner, they can lead to further complications including depression and even suicide. So researchers at the University of Notre Dame have developed a … » 4/02/13 12:40pm 4/02/13 12:40pm

World's Biggest Basket Lift Is Taller Than All of Notre Dame

There must be a good reason you'd be in an open air basket 367 feet above the ground. Besides hot air ballooning, you might be standing in a Bronto S-112 HLA, repairing hunchback damage atop the world's most famous cathedral. » 8/02/11 12:30pm 8/02/11 12:30pm

Getting Paid Could Kill You

Better watch out, a study from University of Notre Dame suggests your chance of dying increases after you receive a windfall of cash. It doesn't matter if you are young or old, rich or poor, married or single. » 7/05/11 1:26am 7/05/11 1:26am

Notre Dame To Peer Into Quarterbacks' Retinas With The HelmetCam

At its first spring practice on Wednesday, the Fighting Irish coaching staff introduced the "HelmetCam," a tiny camera that attaches to a player's helmet — Notre Dame used it opposite potential starting quarterback Dayne Crist's throwing arm — and records his every glance and decision. Much like a brain, the HelmetCam… » 3/25/11 5:34pm 3/25/11 5:34pm