How rip currents work, why they're not riptides, and what to do if you get caught in one
More than two decades ago, his pioneering ride in the Olympics kick-started a cycling revolution.
The age of the wave pool is upon us!
Team GB shock reigning world champions New Zealand with a stunning performance at Rio 2016.
Florence claims doubles medal after individual heartbreak
Whistler Blackcomb was just bought over for $1.4 billion, and it's good news for seasonnaires...
Canoeist from Staffordshire rocks the boat with a big win
An amazing achievement? An opportunity lost? A bit of both? This is what Twitter made of it.
Today's road cycling time trail was one hell of a contest
Join us as Team GB fight it out for a medal spot in the Olympic time trial...
Scientists now think humpback whales might be the secret hero of the ocean....
This is the best festival you've never heard of...
"Cross wind. Bugger that. Drinks anyone? How about a caipirinha."
'I think I must have got on the wrong chairlift... I didn't mean to go straight to heaven!'
Brutal video shows the moment the leader of the road race crashed out...
New premium feature shares real-time location with selected contacts
"The Olympics have arrived in a country that largely doesn’t want them, hosted by a city with no money."
"Sometimes you had training and there was a bomb in the swimming pool"
We talk to experts to see what they make of Surfing and Skateboarding becoming Olympic Sports
This month we investigate what it means to be superhuman
Watch as these Finnish skiers prove that you don't need snow to ski in the summer
Aasha was a circus tiger with a bleak future, but then something extraordinary happened.
Watch this Olympic Snowboarder scream in terror when a group of bears walk up his stairs
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