• Brutal PSA warns of increased domestic violence during World Cup games

    2 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    Domestic violence and the World Cup are closely linked.
    The U.K.'s National Center for Domestic Violence has run a public service announcement campaign called “The Not-So-Beautiful Game” with brutal but striking images reminding the public that domestic violence increases during big sporting events.
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  • All that spitting during the World Cup could be something called 'carb rinsing' - here's the science behind it

    All that spitting during the World Cup could be something called 'carb rinsing' - here's the science behind it

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    You might have noticed a lot of players spitting out their water at the World Cup.
    They could be rinsing out their dry mouths, but scientists think they might be doing something called "carb rinsing."
    This is where you swirl a carbohydrate solution around your mouth to trick your body into thinking energy is coming.
    This way you may give your brain a boost to stay alert.
    It isn't common practise yet, but sports scientists believe the technique is on the rise.
    Football fans were heartbroken all over England on Wednesday night. The team was beaten by Croatia in the World Cup semfinals in...
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