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Competitive rock climber does his best Spider-Man impression

Competitive rock climber does his best Spider-Man impression

Competitive rock climber Sean McColl pulled off a truly impressive – and crazy – move in the Finals of the Canadian Bouldering Championship.

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A First-Person View of the Scariest Winter Olympic Sport, Skeleton

A First-Person View of the Scariest Winter Olympic Sport, Skeleton

A retired Skeleton slider strapped on a GoPro and recorded a Skeleton run, giving us a look at the scariest Winter Olympics sport of them all.

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Behind the Scenes With Intel’s Incredible Olympic Drones

Behind the Scenes With Intel’s Incredible Olympic Drones

If you watched the 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremonies in Pyeongchang, you were probably impressed by Intel’s Olympic Drones - here's a closer look behind the scenes.

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How to train like an Olympian on a budget

How to train like an Olympian on a budget

French comedian and prankster Remi Gaillard has some tips on how to train like and Olympian on a budget.

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The next great Olympic sport is here: belly flop

The next great Olympic sport is here: belly flop

A group of Norwegians have come up with an event to compete with the Olympics that anyone can compete in: the belly flop

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Japan Will Use a Flying Car to Light the 2020 Olympic Flame

Japan Will Use a Flying Car to Light the 2020 Olympic Flame

When the Summer Olympics head to Tokyo, the opening ceremony will feature a flying car to light the 2020 Olympic Flame.

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The Rio Olympics ratings are down, partly because NBC won’t evolve

The Rio Olympics ratings are down, partly because NBC won’t evolve

NBC is reporting that the Rio Olympics ratings are below those of the last summer games, and you can partly blame that on the network’s inability to grow.

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Humans are no longer required to write basic news

Humans are no longer required to write basic news

The Washington Post is using AI to write news for the Olympics. It is basic, but also something of an alarming trend.

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Japan is considering an artificial meteor shower to kick off the 2020 Olympics

Japan is considering an artificial meteor shower to kick off the 2020 Olympics

The 2020 Olympics will be held in Japan, and the soon-to-be host nation is already planning a big opening ceremony, potentially including a man-mad meteor shower.

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And now, the worst competitive dives you’ll ever see

And now, the worst competitive dives you’ll ever see

A pair of Filipino divers offered up a pair of the worst competitive dives you’ll ever see. It was perfect 0s across the board.

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