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Dec 18, 2014 12:17 PM ET
It can't be an easy to officiate a sport fairly, especially in games with tens of thousands of rabid fans loving or hating every call. Science thinks there's even some evidence officials subconsciously lose their impartiality toward the home team.
Dec 8, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Runners may benefit from the power of placebos -- even after they know they've been duped.
Nov 6, 2014 02:46 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
VGo is a four-feet-tall robot with a screen and camera for a head, and can be controlled by brain specialists from miles away. Continue reading →
Nov 4, 2014 12:09 PM ET // Discovery News
Voting Democrat or Republican? Well, would you let you your kid play football...? Continue reading →
Nov 3, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
Some experts say it's only a matter of time before runners pull off what previously seemed unthinkable: finishing a marathon in less than 2 hours.
Oct 14, 2014 09:40 AM ET // AFP
Athletes are often dogged by decaying teeth and gum disease, a problem in which sport drinks, high-carb diets and training regimens may play a part.
Sep 14, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
The league is plagued with problems, from domestic abuse among its players to drug use, fear of brain injuries and more. So why do fans keep coming back?
Jul 13, 2014 04:00 AM ET
There's no question that cycling has major health benefits, putting your whole body into workout mode. But the debate rages on about whether all of that pedaling can cause a number of serious maladies in men.
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