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Science
Study Finds Male Tennis Players Are More Likely to Choke Under Pressure
In the pressure cooker that is Grand Slam tennis, men are more likely to choke than women.... READ ON
Sports
How the NCAA Made Robert Parish Disappear
Parish had a monster college career, but according to the NCAA, the games he played in never took place.... READ ON
Medicine
Among H.S. Athletes, Girls Have Higher Concussion Rates Than Boys
From 2010 to 2015, the concussion rate in girls’ soccer was higher than that for boys’ football.... READ ON
Retrobituaries
Florence Chadwick, the Woman Who Conquered the English Channel
People didn't think a woman could cross the English Channel both ways—until Florence Chadwick came along.... READ ON
Movies
12 Solid Facts About Pumping Iron
6. It's not actually a documentary.... READ ON
Sports
'Longest Hockey Game Ever' Ends in Eighth Overtime
The winning goal was scored at 2:32 a.m.... READ ON
Live Smarter
The 7 Best New Sports Bras for Every Type of Workout
Need a new sports bra? The right type for you is based on your preferred form of exercise.... READ ON
Animals
11 Frosty Facts About the Iditarod
72 mushers are currently on the wintry trail to Nome.... READ ON
News
Nike Has Designed a 'Pro Hijab' for Muslim Athletes
The head scarf will go on sale early next year.... READ ON
Sports
Nike's New Shoe Might Help Break the Marathon World Record
The shoe king wants to see just how fast a human being can run.... READ ON
Pizza
Pizza Hut's 'Pie Top' Sneakers Will Order a Pizza for You
Get pizza delivered to wherever you're standing.... READ ON
Sports
42 Facts About Jackie Robinson
In 1947, Robinson broke the baseball color line and became the first African American to play on a major sports team. Here are 42 facts to celebrate.... READ ON
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A Slick History of the Ice Capades
Disney, Tonya Harding, and changing tastes prompted the famous ice show to skid to a halt.... READ ON
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Technology
How a Robotic Exoskeleton Is Helping a Paralyzed Acrobat Walk Again
Last year, former circus performer Silke Pan began doing something she never thought would be possible again: walk.... READ ON
Animals
Bring Your Wild Side to the Slopes With These Animal Snow Masks
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The name "The Birdman of Alcatraz" is a bit of misnomer: Robert Stroud was allowed to keep birds when he was incarcerated at Leavenworth, but not when he was transferred to Alcatraz.

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