After starting fast in his return to competitive swimming, Michael Phelps hit a bump in the road on Friday.
Meet Logan Square's new seafood-focused restaurant from the owners of Scofflaw Mini-review: Sink Swim 3213 W. Armitage Ave. 773-486-7465 Rating: !!! 1/2 (out of 4) Heating up Craft cocktail bar Scofflaw and come-as-you-are dance hall Slippery Slope are two of Logan Square's hottest watering holes. Show More Summary
Everyone has goals, even small children. When I was little I always had some goal or achievement I was striving for. Whether it was being the class monitor in grade school, finishing well in the swim meet, or winning a prize in high school, I was always trying to better myself. I didn’t always succeed in Continue Reading...
A female on spring break found herself swimming next to a manatee, and her reaction was pretty priceless. According to the New York Daily News, Caroline Winch was minding her own business when she came within feet of the docile sea cow. Show More Summary
Broadcast spawning marine invertebrates are susceptible to environmental stressors such as climate change, as their reproduction depends on the successful meeting and fertilization of gametes in the water column. Under near-future scenarios of ocean acidification, the swimming behaviour of marine invertebrate sperm is altered. Show More Summary
Cue the “Jaws” music. The Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay has two new sharks swimming around the 1.3-million-gallon Shipwreck exhibit. Meet the two new scalloped hammerheads, former Hawaiians retrieved from “a sustainable and healthy population” there.
Casey Legler is a woman with a remarkable story, Olympic swimming champion, gay activist and performance artist. Now she can add international male super model. Standing six foot two inches Casey has caught the word’s attention. She has become the first woman to be signed as a male model, reports ABC. Show More Summary
For every drone owner, its hard to forget this harrowing video, in which a YouTube user named Zwier Spanjer plunged into freezing water to catch his new Phantom drone after it lost power mid-flight and dropped from the sky. Although his story has a happy ending, there are other drone owners who dont. Show More Summary
When planning your next friend gathering, wouldn’t it be nice if the meeting “venue” came with fresh air and a swimming pool? Cadaval & Solà-Morales completed Tepoztlan Lounge, said to be the first in a series of buildings especially designed to be rented as communal encounter spaces. Show More Summary
This weekend is the Masters swim meet at St. Thomas - it's the meet that I've swam in the last 2 years. (My ONLY 2 swim meets.) It's where you all got to see my first dive start: Much grace. Such wow. Many speed. (Here's a link to my...Show More Summary
John Lewis intended only to say hello to Amy Van Dyken and get his picture taken with the six-time Olympic swimming gold medalist when he saw her at the UCLA-USC women's swim meet last week.
Google’s Australian office is pretty funky, but it doesn’t have one thing the company’s new Budapest office does: a unifying aquatic theme. From water polo references to floors that look like swimming pools, it’s a groovy-and–looking environment. More »
The end is close now. One more meet, the Horizon League championships next week outside Milwaukee, and John Mordach will be finished with competitive swimming.
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These people aren't aware that you can't "win" at swim lessons or Mommy & Me yoga. They need all the instructor attention, all the space, and all the practice time so that their little one has a shot at that prestigious Zumba scholarship. More » The 8 Types Of Parents You’ll Meet At The Gym is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
There are these two young fish swimming along, and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says, “Morning, boys, how's the water?” And the two young fish swim on for a bit, and then eventually one...Show More Summary
Seriously, you need to watch "Spurs Special Forces." If you can't right now, then bookmark this page, watch it later and live vicariously through these stills that let you know what it's all about. Gregg Popovich draws up great plays Manu...Show More Summary
There are these two young fish swimming along, and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says, “Morning, boys, how’s the garbage?” And the two young fish swim on for a bit, and then eventually one of them looks over at the other and goes, “What […]
The day's China news in pictures: Ice swimmers get in the holiday spirit, President Xi Jinping meets Egypt's leader in Beijing, rare cats emerge from quarantine in Chongqing.
Animal Collective's Panda Bear premiered the music video for one of his newer songs on Adult Swim late Sunday night. Titled "Boys Latin," the song will be featured on the artist's next album, Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper, which is due out mid-January. Encyclopedia Pictura's Isaiah Saxon and Sean... More »