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It's estimated that up to a third of the athletes that we'll watch at the Olympics, will be dopers. So how do you dope and get away with it?

Alistair Jennings, Contributor

Getting enough shut-eye, say experts, could give athletes that elusive edge in competition.

Rebecca Boyle, Contributor

Looking beyond "practice makes perfect."

Chris Gorski, Editor

Sports scientists could help musicians and other artists endure the stresses of their craft.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Four researchers came together to discuss what it takes for top athletes to run a marathon in under 2 hours.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Sochi's elevation makes speed-skating world records unlikely.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Less than eight percent of Bolt's energy contributed to his motion during the 100 meters at the 2009 World Championships.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Researchers study movement to help improve the quality of artistic performances.

Chris Gorski, Editor

David Rudisha's world record 800-meter performance, and a look ahead to the women's final.

Chris Gorski, Editor

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