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Diane Nyad and Her Extreme Dream

Some of you may remember the TED Talk I posted this summer about Diane Nyad. She is the former long-distance swimmer who at the age of sixty decided she was going to achieve the one goal that had eluded her: … Continue reading

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TED Talk: Extreme Swimming with the World’s Most Famous Jellyfish

Diane Nyad made a name for herself in the ’70s as a long-distance swimmer. She set several records that have yet to be broken. When Nyad turned sixty, she started to think about what she wanted to do with the … Continue reading

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