Matthew Walthert

FIGHTLAND

Volkan Oezdemir Has No Time to Waste in Pursuit of UFC Glory

Oezdemir came out of nowhere to become one of the UFC's top light heavyweights after his MMA career appeared over before it had really started.
Matthew Walthert
1.18.18
News

My 18-Hour 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Movie Theater Marathon Experience

No spoilers.
Matthew Walthert
12.18.15
Australia

Meet Horizon, the Only Canadian Car in This Year's World Solar-Powered Race

The team estimates it will take their car six days to reach the finish, but in previous years, teams have done it in as little as four.
Matthew Walthert
10.19.15
american pharoah

The Day American Pharoah Lost

American Pharoah's Triple Crown victory tour didn't go as planned at Saratoga, but it was still historic.
Matthew Walthert
8.31.15
News

Advice for New Horizons from 1989

Suzanne Dodd knows how the New Horizons team must be feeling right now. She guided Voyager 2 on our first flyby of Neptune in 1989.
Matthew Walthert
7.10.15
nasa

Open Mic Night at the Hubble Telescope

In the 1990s, the Space Telescope Science Institute accepted proposals from amateur astronomers for a few hours of telescope time.
Matthew Walthert
4.24.15
Space

Meet the Amateur Comet Hunter Who Out-Gazes the Big Telescopes

Terry Lovejoy has discovered five comets from his home since 2007—something that's become harder and harder for humans to do.
Matthew Walthert
1.12.15
machines

Formula One and the Future of Automotive Technology

Believe it or not, the sport known for greenhouse gases and burning oil is going green.
Matthew Walthert
11.26.14
Sports

NHL Hockey Stats Have Finally Been Moneyballed

New advanced stats developed by mathematicians are turning hockey into a thinking man's game.
Matthew Walthert
10.22.14