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Unraveling the Mystery of the Himalayas' Skeleton Lake

More than 75 years ago, ancient remains of hundreds of people were found in a Himalayan lake. Scientists recently revealed more clues about where the people came from and how they could have died.

Samantha Yadron
Aug 20, 2019

How Much Should I Care about My Posture?

I know that proper form while I'm working out is important, but what about my posture the rest of the day—does that really impact my fitness level?

Nov 13, 2014

Ranger Gabriel, Do You Copy?

With a little help from Make-A-Wish, Yosemite’s first honorary park ranger earns his keep and proves his strength

Hannah Weinberger
Jun 19, 2014

Common Running Injuries (and How to Fix Them)

You love to run. You hate to get hurt. Even if injuries are inevitable, there’s plenty you can do about them. Here’s your guide to fixing the most frequent problems.

Matt Hart
Apr 25, 2013

Brave New Body

You'd be amazed at how far scientists have progressed in their ability to turn humans into unstoppable athletic machines. Here's a peek at a future that's coming fast.

Gretchen Reynolds
Apr 19, 2011

The Spinal Frontier

Rule number one for total physical fitness? Where your back goes, all else follows. Keep yours in top shape with our guide to strength, flexibility, and injury treatment.

Ryan Brandt and Nick Heil
Feb 16, 2007