Innovation often comes at the pinnacle of performance. While raw athleticism is inspiring in itself, the games have always offered a showcase of innovation and entrepreneurship.
Yes, swimming powerhouse Michael Phelps, purple-spotted from cupping therapy, and your slovenly relative with a beer gut both share a bond -- a weakness in succumbing to the allure of voodoo medicine.
There isn't much research to support this ancient practice, but athletes love it anyway.
It is so quiet in Galina Tsypin's office that you can hear a pin drop. Or, to be more precise, a needle.
The coffee you depend on to start your day is even more complex and nuanced than you realize.
See the video and resultant Steven Meisel-lensed cover below and tell us: Do you think all of these strange lengths are worth