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May 23, 2016 01:45 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The technology could reduce the burden on judges and also speed up the time it takes to produce a score.
May 13, 2016 12:13 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
German cyclist Denise Schindler will sport a blade-like 3D-printed prosthetic leg for the 2016 Paralympics -- a world's first.
Apr 14, 2016 04:10 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The problem is that using fingerprints alone introduces security risks. Continue reading →
Jan 12, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
2016 is no doubt going to be a busy news year.
Nov 13, 2015 12:00 AM ET // Justin R. Silverman
These silly sports might not make it to the Olympics, but they'll make you wish they would.
Jul 30, 2015 09:24 AM ET // AFP
Cleaning up the dangerously polluted Guanabara Bay in the next year for sailing events is the biggest challenge facing Rio de Janeiro Olympic organizers.
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?
Jul 25, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
The kick should be used more to propel than to keep the body aloft, finds research.
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