Thursday, 17 August 2017
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Paralympic hero cycling across 7 continents

Added: 09.08.2017 10:29 | 2 views | 0 comments

Karen Darke was paralyzed from the chest down in a climbing accident more than 20 years ago, but it hasn't stopped her winning Paralympic gold or continuing her life as an extreme adventurer.

Tags: Cycling, Gold

Ancient artifacts seized in Jerusalem

Added: 01.08.2017 16:50 | 7 views | 0 comments

Israeli police arrested five antiquities dealers in Jerusalem over the weekend, seizing gold coins, ancient weapons and an international investigation of smuggled Iraqi artifacts -- some of which made their way into the United States, according to Israeli police and the Israel Antiquities Authority.


'New kind of stroke' powers Peaty to second gold

Added: 26.07.2017 20:10 | 5 views | 0 comments

There's just no stopping Briton Adam Peaty, who won the men's 50 meter breaststroke Wednesday to claim his second gold medal at the FINA World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.

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Scott Brash: Why Hello Sanctos is my horse of a lifetime

Added: 26.07.2017 11:28 | 5 views | 0 comments

Olympic gold? Check! Longines Global Champions Tour triumph? Check!

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World Championships: Ledecky is first woman to win 12 golds

Added: 25.07.2017 18:55 | 5 views | 0 comments

Katie Ledecky has made history at the world championships, and she's not done yet.

Tags: Women, Gold

How 'chlorine boy' became 'golden boy'

Added: 25.07.2017 3:00 | 7 views | 0 comments

When you first get into a swimming pool, no one sets out to be a world champion.

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The boy who met his idol and beat him

Added: 22.07.2017 19:00 | 10 views | 0 comments

The journey started eight years ago with a Singaporean schoolboy posing for a photo with the greatest swimmer of all time. It ended in Rio de Janeiro as he won his nation's first ever Olympic gold medal.


How swim star turned iron into gold

Added: 20.07.2017 9:52 | 6 views | 0 comments

The minutes tick away in swimming's equivalent of purgatory: it's the last call room.

Tags: SWIFT, Gold

This 3-D-printed artificial heart actually beats

Added: 20.07.2017 8:41 | 7 views | 0 comments

A heart of gold may be hard to find, but a heart of silicone may be within reach.

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Why these timepieces are so desirable

Added: 18.07.2017 11:30 | 15 views | 0 comments

The world record holder for the most expensive wristwatch ever sold at auction isn't a lavishly appointed timepiece encrusted in diamonds or encased in 24-karat gold. Instead, the title belongs to a relatively understated, stainless steel watch made by Patek Philippe in 1943. In November 2016, the watch went for a staggering $11 million to an unnamed private collector, courtesy of the Geneva branch of the Phillips auction house.

Tags: Genes, MEP, Gold

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