Topic: Hirofumi Tanaka

Headliners: To Run or Not to Run

Sept. 16, 2013
Headliners: To Run or Not to Run

UT Austin scholars made headlines recently, discussing physiology, global politics and the Bard. Find out whether biking or running is more effective for weight loss, per Professor Tanaka.

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University of Texas at Austin Olympics Experts

July 17, 2012

University of Texas at Austin experts are available to discuss a range of topics related to the London Olympics, from the physical performance of elite athletes to the organization and management of a large-scale international sports event.

 

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Research Alert

April 30, 2009

Read the research blog Further Findings. This week the blog highlights a quirky but key prop in the Robert De Niro Collection at the Harry Ransom Center.

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Physiologist discusses aging and exercising

Feb. 7, 2008
Physiologist discusses aging and exercising

Researchers say that you should be able to maintain your muscles as you age, including the muscle enzymes needed for good athletic performance, and you should be able to maintain your ability to exercise for long periods near your so-called lactic threshold, meaning you are near maximum effort.

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