Olympians Are Faster And Stronger, But How?

Read Emily Sohn's Piece For Discovery News, 'How Do Olympians Keep Getting Better?'

The Olympic motto says it all. It translates to: "Faster, Higher, Stronger." But as athletes come up against the limits of human potential, writer Emily Sohn wondered, how do they continue to improve? The answer, she found, has to do with technology, psychology and access to a range of sports.

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