TED-ED - HISTORY OF THE TREADMILL

by YUKAI DU

An animated lesson about the history of treadmill for TED-Ed.
"The constant thud underneath your feet. The constrained space. The monotony of going nowhere fast. Running on a treadmill can certainly feel like torture, but did you know it was originally used for that very purpose? Conor Heffernan details the dark and twisted history of the treadmill. "