In this age of vilifying carbs, learn why eating pasta before a big race still makes good sense.
The loud din produced by jet engines enhances human taste buds' perceptions of savory flavors, such as tomato.
A woman from Melbourne swam 78 miles in 42 1/2 hours. Continue reading →
Think you don't have enough time for a workout that will benefit your health? You may want to think again.
Mt. Everest is a natural laboratory that continues to teach scientists lessons about how the body works and why lack of oxygen causes so many problems for climbers and heart failure patients.
Athletes at the Winter Olympics will no doubt expend a significant number of calories. But which winter sport burns the most?
An attempt to reform the judging process in Olympic figure skating probably backfired, reports a study in the Journal of Sports Economics. Continue reading →
Some U.S. Olympic athletes are using altitude instead of drugs to gain an edge in Sochi.
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