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Apr 7, 2015 09:20 AM ET
It’s about 500 days until the Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics of 2016, and officials say progress has stalled. Will the city be ready in time to host the games next summer?
Mar 10, 2015 12:10 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A smorgasbord of substances are available to amateur athletes from family doctors and online pharmacies.
Jan 14, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Just as the Dawn Wall had once been considered too difficult to free-climb, the future of the sport lies in what today seems unfathomable.
Nov 12, 2014 05:57 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A Frenchman broke his own world record, hitting 207 miles per hour. Continue reading →
Nov 6, 2014 01:41 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A 44-year-old mother of six ran a 6:28 mile while pausing to drink a beer between each lap. Continue reading →
Oct 24, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A woman from Melbourne swam 78 miles in 42 1/2 hours. Continue reading →
Sep 2, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Rare gases boost blood cells and mimic the effects of altitude.
Aug 26, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Discovery News
Against a beautiful French Polynesian backdrop, the world's top surfers took to the water in search of waves that could make them champions.
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