The U.S. goalkeeper saved two penalties in a epic penalty shootout win over the Netherlands .
.After the match ended 2-2 after extra time, the U.S. triumphed 4-2 in the shootout with Megan Rapinoe scoring the winning penalty.The USWNT now go on to face Canada in the semi finals on August 2.More to follow.Alyssa Naeher saved two penalties as the USWNT prevailed over the Netherlands in the shootout.
Jingle, Pluck, and Hum: Sounds from Space
A “sonification” project led by NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory and NASA’s Universe of Learning program transforms otherwise inaudible data from some of the world’s most powerful telescopes into sound.
3 penalty saves in this game, plus 1 more in World Cup. Pretty unbelievable.
Alyssa Milano Explains Why She No Longer Speaks with Charmed Costar Rose McGowanThis shouldn't come as much of a surprise to anyone, considering their past social media interactions (via toofab)
USWNT beats the Netherlands, advances to Olympics semifinalNEW: US Women's soccer team advances to semifinals at the Tokyo Olympics after beating European champions the Netherlands on penalty kicks. MAGA in shambles Olympics!
Sunisa 'Suni' Lee Is About to Become a Household NameHer performance in the Tokyo Olympics all-around gymnastics competition is history-making.
Horrifying gymnastic injury video shows why simone biles was right to withdrawMoceanu said in a statement to Newsweek: 'Competing at such an elite, world class level can take a toll on the mind and body. It's sometimes easy for people to forget that even a GOAT athlete like Simone Biles is still a human being.' If the news media really gave a shit about Simone_Biles they would stop bringing up the past &constantly making that part of their interview. She is the worlds greatest gymnast, but she doesn’t owe anyone anything!!!
Michael Phelps Says Simone Biles’ Reason for Tokyo Olympics Withdrawal “Broke My Heart”Decorated Olympian, mental health advocate and NBC TokyoOlympics commentator Michael Phelps stressed that the event can be 'overwhelming' and shared what athletes facing the 'weight of gold' need to stay healthy physically and mentally this is getting so ridiculous. seems media are determined to make her the big darling one way or the other. she flopped at Olympic bid cause mental ability is a crucial part of what it takes to be an Olympic champion. so now they have to celebrate her as 'being so brave to quit'.
The neuroscience behind peak athletic performance at the OlympicsFor Olympic athletes, the drive for perfection is almost superhuman and requires countless hours of training and repetition to ensure the mind and body work in perfect harmony. Dr. Lindsay Shaw is a senior sport psychophysiologist for the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee and helps athletes explore the brain's role in achieving peak athletic performance. “Changing the Games” is a 10-part video series produced in collaboration with Lyda Hill Philanthropies. Well duh....And most can should their records and journals of years of workouts and training sessions Really enjoyed this video segment.