02:00 , svētdiena, 02.augusts
Special Forces Part 1, For the first time ever, we will capture the science of martial arts fighting - the biomechanics of the fighters' bodies in motion - in stunning visual detail. Using the scientific tools of biomechanics and the latest digital techniques, including a groundbreaking motion-capture rig, we will digitally track, map and measure the movements of each fighter. Every aspect of every movement will reveal the secrets of their styles, and every piece of data will allow us to answer the age-old questions of the martial arts: what is a fighter truly capable of doing, and what damage can they truly inflict. This episode explores cutting-edge technologies measure the extraordinary physical and mental abilities of elite special-operations soldiers. Included: how a Navy SEAL can withstand hypothermia. Part 1 of 2.