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Why the triple axel is such a big deal

Triple axels can turn skaters into legends. This is why. Follow Vox's full 2018 Winter Olympics coverage here: Subscribe to our channel! In this episode of Vox Almanac, Phil Edwards explores the triple axel and why it's such a big deal. The figure skating jump is legendary among ice skaters, from Tonya Harding's 1991 triple axel to modern icon Mirai Nagasu's attempts in competition. It turns out that the physics of the triple axel makes it a uniquely difficult jump — and one worth learning about. As a forward-edge jump, the mechanics of a triple axel requires technical acumen from…

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It’s not you. Commuting is bad for your health.

My commute is like a second job, and it might be killing me. Check out our video on how highways negatively impacted US cities: Subscribe to our channel! Millions of Americans commute to work. It can be a stressful journey that involves cars, trains, bicycles, and even airplanes. This video breaks down the pros and cons of long commutes -- it's by someone who actually has a painfully long one: Vox's Kimberly Mas commutes to Manhattan almost every day. She drives her car to the train station, takes the train to the subway, and finally rides the subway to the…

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