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09-29-2022
Women have an advantage when running short distances
It has long been established that men outpace women in mid- and long-distance running. However, speed over shorter distances is determined by the magnitude of force athletes can apply in relation to body mass. Muscular force to body mass ratio is greater in smaller individuals, and women tend to be smaller than men.  The understanding of sex performance differences for short sprint events has received little attention. The understanding of comparative strength, speed and endurance capabilities of male and female athletes has been a challenging issue for...
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Raven bone suggests Neanderthals had better cognitive ability
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Earth.com Film Review: Sustainable
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