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Itll Be Really Hard to Test for Doping at the Rio Olympics

Preparing for the Olympics has always been a harrowing logistical feat. But the lead-up to this summers Olympics in Rio is starting to look more grueling than a 3,000 meter steeplechase: The event has been plagued by public health concerns aboutZika, delayed construction, and forcible evictions from the favelas near …

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What Really Happens When You Get Shot

Staff Sergeant Nick Lavery wasnt only the most physically imposing Green Beret on our team, he was the most physically imposing soldier any of us had ever seen. He was 6’5″, approaching 280 pounds, and cut like a linebacker—the position at which he excelled, not coincidentally, as a college football …

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