Much was made of Team USA figure skater Mirai Nagasu’s nailing of a triple axel jump at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on Monday.
And rightly so.
But why has the successful execution of the tricky move become such a huge talking point?
“The thing is, the more you know about the triple axel, the more impressive it gets,” says Edwards. “The triple axel is a physics problem.”
Check out the explainer above, and relive Nagasu’s historic moment all over again below: