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Apr 10, 2014 08:25 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A lioness with three cubs was injured by a buffalo, but she was saved by a team of veterinarians who flew to her rescue. Continue reading →
Mar 13, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Robert T. Gonzalz, i09
Competitive breath-hold divers can squeeze ten, fifteen, even twenty minutes out of a single lungful of air. How do these divers do it and how can you train to hold your breath for longer?
Feb 10, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Athletes at the Winter Olympics will no doubt expend a significant number of calories. But which winter sport burns the most?
Feb 6, 2014 06:55 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Some U.S. Olympic athletes are using altitude instead of drugs to gain an edge in Sochi.
Dec 13, 2013 09:00 AM ET // Bridget Brady
Knowing as much as possible about the risks of exposure in cold elements, and being prepared for them, can help keep harm at bay.
Oct 28, 2013 01:12 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Twice in the same storm, 31-year-old Casey Wagner was struck by lightning while off-roading in Texas. Continue reading →
Sep 1, 2013 06:35 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Compared to men, women who ran intervals on a treadmill came closer to their cardiovascular limits, suggesting that their hearts got a better workout. Continue reading →
Aug 22, 2013 01:16 PM ET // Emily Sohn
Levels of soreness, strength, swelling and inflammation were the same in runners, whether they took a post-workout ice bath or not. Continue reading →
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