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The US Rowing Team’s Antimicrobial Suit Can’t Defeat Rio’s Polluted Water
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The US Rowing Team’s Antimicrobial Suit Can’t Defeat Rio’s Polluted Water

Rio de Janeiro’s waterways are about as clean as a dirty toilet bowl—raw sewage literally flows into them every day. So in preparation for the 2016 Summer Olympics, US rowers, sailors, and swimmers are getting creative to protect themselves against pathogens lurking in the water. The latest measure? The US Olympic Rowing Team revealed earlier this week […]