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Top 10 Pool Safety Tips

As school holidays are here and this means we as South Africans are spending a lot more time around the swimming pool I thought it might be useful to …

The Splashdeck

History of world records in swimming

How have the world record times in swimming changed over the years? Choose an event and see. Once the resulting graph appears, you will be able to …

Rebecca Adlington's tips to make swimming training less boring

Olympic middle-distance swimmers know better than most how dull it can be to troll up and down the training pool for hours on end. What can we do to spice things up?<p>If there's anyone who knows what it feels like to plough up and down a pool for hours on end it's an Olympic swimmer. Those …

Breaststroke Swimming technique - arms

Watch: Unbelievable Video of a Swimmer's Chance Encounter With a Family of Killer Whales

Though captive orcas have killed four people, most notably in January 2010, when a 12,000-pound bull male dismembered a trainer at SeaWorld, there is …

Why our brains love the ocean: Science explains what draws humans to the sea

Since time immemorial, humans have been captivated by water. And the reasons go beyond evolution<p>I’m standing on a pier at the Outer Banks of North Carolina, fifty feet above the Atlantic. To the left and right, forward, back, and below, all I can see is ocean. I’m wearing a light blue hat that …

25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.