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“soccer”

Aug 1, 2014 03:25 PM ET // Richard Farrell
A new study argues that soccer goalies are predictable enough in some penalty shootout situations that they can more easily be scored upon.
Jul 9, 2014 08:00 AM ET // AFP
Brazil’s humiliating exit from the World Cup is as close as it gets to a national trauma.
Jul 16, 2014 09:38 AM ET
When you tote up the costs, in ways more than just financial, to a country that hosts the World Cup, it can make you wonder why any nation would want to. Trace examines the toll hosting the Cup can take on a country, and also who profits from it.
Jun 26, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The earliest form of soccer is generally thought to be a Chinese game called cuju.
Jun 25, 2014 12:31 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Experts explain the psychology behind Uruguay forward Luis Suarez's aggressive behavior at the World Cup. Continue reading →
Jun 21, 2014 12:29 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Fortunately for the six-man crew orbiting over 200 miles above our heads, NASA has an infrastructure in place that allows live and recorded terrestrial television to be beamed into low-Earth orbit. Continue reading →
Jun 19, 2014 06:15 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A whole menagerie of animals are now predicting World Cup soccer matches... what gives? Continue reading →
Jun 18, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Heat, humidity and flexibility are all risk factors for pulls and strains.
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