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Usain Bolt Anchors Record-Breaking Race At Commonwealth Games

In Glasgow on Saturday, Usain Bolt once again led his 4×100 meters relay team to win another gold for Jamaica at the Commonwealth Games. The six-time Olympic champion ran the last stretch of the relay race to make a Games record of 37.58 seconds for his country‚Äôs team, wowing the crowd at Hampden Park, where the event was held. This …

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Usain Bolt Beaten By Korean Velociraptor Robot

Usain Bolt is currently the fastest human being on the earth, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t something faster than him. In fact, Bolt was recently beaten by a Korean velociraptor robot. A group of students at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology designed the dinosaur robot with the intent of beating the Jamaican gold medalist. The dinosaur …

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Usain Bolt Says He’s Not Invincible, Is Still Confident He’ll Win The Worlds

Usain Bolt is said to be the fastest man alive. The Jamaican sprinter will tell you that he’s fast, but he doesn’t want it going to his head. Bolt is currently training for the World Championships in Athletics in Moscow where he’ll compete against some of the best runners in the world. It should be a cinch for the accomplished …

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MIT Now Has Their Own Super Fast Robot Cheetah

In September of last year, Boston Dynamics introduced the world to a cheetah robot that you could never hope to outrun. With a max speed of 28.3 mph, the robot would even be able to catch a sprinting Usain Bolt. Now MIT has made their own robot cheetah that’s not quite as fast, but it’s fast enough to catch you. …

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This Robot Runs Faster than Usain Bolt, Severs All Hope for Humanity

Tonight, I will be chased by this galloping robot in my nightmares. Let me introduce you to the new and improved Cheetah robot, a four-legged machine that used to run a terrifying 18 mph. Now, it’s tacked on some extra get-up and has been clocked at 28.3 mph. If you’re unaware of just how fast that is I have two …

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The Olympics Generated More Than 150 Million Tweets

Now that the London 2012 summer games have come to a close, Twitter is releasing some figures that shine a light on just how gigantic a role social media played in this year’s Olympics. 2012 is no doubt the first ever Twitter-fueled Olympics, as the amount of engagement on the site dwarfed anything seen in the 2008 Games in Beijing. …

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Bolt: Jump Rope Is Coming Into Stadium, One Way Or Another

Usain Bolt is kind of the guy you don’t want to mess with at this year’s Olympic games. Not only is he insanely good at what he does, he just seems like a cool guy with a good head on his shoulders. But take heed, officials: he doesn’t like your silly rules. Bolt was pretty irked when he was banned …

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Usain Bolt Bested…By a Cheetah

In 2009, Jamaican runner Usain Bolt set an astounding world record in the 100m dash: 9.58 seconds. That’s fast. Really, really fast. But even with a time like that, he’s hardly the fastest land mammal. That distinction is now held by Sarah, an 11-year-old cheetah who lives at the Cincinnati Zoo. This summer, Sarah broke her own 100m record of …

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