Messi Vs Ronaldo

The current era of soccer is dominated by two giants: Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona’s Lionel Messi. The two nemeses have scooped every individual award over the past decade, and despite their advanced ages (33 and 30, respectively), they show no signs of slowing down. As there can be only one, which of them is […]

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History of Badminton

This week’s Radiolab podcast was about a strange Olympic badminton match in which both teams were trying to lose instead of trying to win. It was a great story, but at the beginning, Mike Pesca made a big deal about how the game is badminton, not badmitten as many people say, as though you’re scolding a cat. Bad […]

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