In HD: Super Human Olympic Performances analysed on Miracle Body
How fast can humans swim, run, jump and react? Find out when the world’s leading high-tech, high-speed cameras analyze the physical mechanisms that make super athletes – such as Olympian Michael Phelps - perform impossible feats of athleticism in Miracle Body, premiering Sunday, Sept. 7 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Discovery HD.
Captured in High Definition, this new documentary series celebrates the 2008 Olympic games by presenting a fresh and curious perspective on the world of sports and the ultimate beauty and technique of the most highly acclaimed athletes. With the help of the latest in camera technology, such as HD spider cams, high-speed HD multi viewpoint systems and underwater HD cameras, discover four types of athletic movement – running, swimming, jumping and reactions – while looking at unbelievable challenges by the world’s top ranked athletes.