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LAKE PIRU (CBSLA) — The search for 33-year-old actress Naya Rivera was suspended late Wednesday night after she went missing earlier in the day. According to the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department, Rivera rented a pontoon boat at about 1 p.m. for she and her 4-year-old son to take out onto Lake Piru. Ventura County Sheriff’s …

To pool or not to pool. Anyone who has a backyard has at least entertained the idea of getting a swimming pool. There’s no better way to beat the heat than taking a dive into some nice, cool water. Getting a swimming pool is easier said than done. Aside from the expense, pools take up …

Bizarre Spinosaurus makes history as first known swimming dinosaur  National Geographic A swimming dinosaur: The tail of Spinosaurus  nature video Well-Preserved Tail of Terrifying Aquatic Dinosaur Shows It Was a Formidable Swimmer  Gizmodo A war, bones dealer and a desert expedition: The story behind learning Spinosaurus could swim  CNN Reconstructing Spinosaurus, a gigantic aquatic predator  National Geographic View Full Coverage …

Running Last week, research published by the British Journal of Sports Medicine found that running can reduce the risk of early death regardless of how long or at what speed you run. The research focused on 14 previous studies based on six different groups of participants, totalling more than 230,000 people over a period of …

Bacteria and other swimming microorganisms evolved to thrive in challenging environments, and researchers struggle to mimic their unique abilities for biomedical technologies, but fabrication challenges created a manufacturing bottleneck. Microscopic, 3D-printed, tori — donuts — coated with nickel and platinum may bridge the gap between biological and synthetic swimmers, according to an international team …

The 10-year-old girl swam in the Brazos River and Lake Whitney in Bosque County near Waco over Labor Day weekend, according to CNN affiliate KWTX-TV. Then, on September 8, the girl “began having a headache, and it was quickly followed by a fever,” according to a Facebook page created to support the girl. Her family …

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Beach Health Department issued swimming and wading advisories Wednesday for Chesapeake Bay Beach from Starfish Road east to Wake Forrest Street and in Sandbridge from Bass Street south to Chubb Lane. Recreational waters are monitored for bacteria using indicator organisms such as enterococcus, the indicator of choice in estuarine …

Olympic Champion swimmer Mack Horton has broken his silence about the World Titles drama which saw him take a strong stance against drugs in sport. In a world exclusive interview with Sunday Night’s Melissa Doyle, Horton defends his decision to not stand at the podium beside China’s Sun Yang. Watch the video above. “When nobody’s …

Updated July 29, 2019 03:33:09 Photo: Australia’s 4×100-metre medley relay team of Minna Atherton, Jessica Hansen, Emma McKeon and Cate Campbell won silver. (AP: Lee Jin-man) Australia added two medals to its tally on the final night of the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwangju, finishing the meet ranked second in the swimming pool behind …

Australian swimmer Shayna Jack has reportedly tested positive to a banned substance. The 20-year-old mysteriously withdrew from the World Swimming Championships in Korea just days out from the meet. She initially attributed her departure to “personal reasons”. But Jack, who shares a coach with superstar Ariarne Titmus, returned an abnormal ‘A’ sample during routine testing …