Video Expertly Sums Up Why Triple Axel Figure Skating Jump Is So Huge

“The triple axel is a physics problem."

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?In a new video that Vox shared online Monday, video producer Phil Edwards breaks down exactly what goes into the jump ― and why it can “turn skate...