Artificial Genre: The Word Impact In Sports Today

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When I hear the word impact I automatically think of having some kind of strong effect and making a difference. I think that the word impact has meaning that changes based on how it is used. For example impact can be something leaving a lasting memory or effect on someone/something or it could physical like two objects hitting each other. A material that I think has made a major impact in sports today is artificial turf. Artificial turf first gained popularity in the 1960s when it was installed in the Houston Astrodome now known as the Reliant Astrodome and is used for sports such as football, lacrosse, field hockey, baseball, and soccer. Most artificial turfs installed today contain typically up to 9 layers depending on whether or not it's

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