Here Come the Olympics.

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  • Author(s): Kennedy, Donald
  • Source:
    Science. 7/30/2004, Vol. 305 Issue 5684, p573-573. 1p.
  • Document Type:
    Editorial
  • Additional Information
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    • Abstract:
      The Olympics are upon, and sports fans can't wait for the nonstop television diet of sports molded from the classic Greek tradition, like wrestling and track, and of others added to the occasion, like rhythmic gymnastics, synchronized swimming, and even baseball. The Olympics selects athletes performing at the edge of their physical capacity, pushing competitors into training regimes unheard of decades ago. The big science problem, is that in the sports that most directly measure individual athletic ability, there is no guarantee that the playing field is level. Now several U.S. track and field athletes, including a few prospective Olympic competitors, are under suspicion, and others will remain radioactive until the testing regime improves enough to earn public trust.
    • Full Text Word Count:
      695
    • ISSN:
      0036-8075
    • Accession Number:
      10.1126/science.305.5684.573
    • Accession Number:
      14081024
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      KENNEDY, D. Here Come the Olympics. Science, [s. l.], v. 305, n. 5684, p. 573, 2004. DOI 10.1126/science.305.5684.573. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=14081024. Acesso em: 23 nov. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Kennedy D. Here Come the Olympics. Science. 2004;305(5684):573. doi:10.1126/science.305.5684.573
    • APA:
      Kennedy, D. (2004). Here Come the Olympics. Science, 305(5684), 573. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.305.5684.573
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Kennedy, Donald. 2004. “Here Come the Olympics.” Science 305 (5684): 573. doi:10.1126/science.305.5684.573.
    • Harvard:
      Kennedy, D. (2004) ‘Here Come the Olympics’, Science, 305(5684), p. 573. doi: 10.1126/science.305.5684.573.
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Kennedy, D 2004, ‘Here Come the Olympics’, Science, vol. 305, no. 5684, p. 573, viewed 23 November 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Kennedy, Donald. “Here Come the Olympics.” Science, vol. 305, no. 5684, July 2004, p. 573. EBSCOhost, doi:10.1126/science.305.5684.573.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Kennedy, Donald. “Here Come the Olympics.” Science 305, no. 5684 (July 30, 2004): 573. doi:10.1126/science.305.5684.573.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Kennedy D. Here Come the Olympics. Science [Internet]. 2004 Jul 30 [cited 2020 Nov 23];305(5684):573. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=14081024