Cali Teacher Charged with Child Abuse for Dragging Student on Pool Floor

A physical education teacher in Stockton, California, has been charged with a misdemeanor corporal injury to a child after attempting to force a 14-year-old student into a pool by dragging her. » 11/22/14 2:30pm 11/22/14 2:30pm

Summer at Kevin Bacon's Pool Looks Awesome

If you were lucky but not too lucky, you probably knew someone when you were a kid who had a pool that they'd either a) let you use or b) wouldn't guard very well. Just imagine, for a moment, if your neighborhood pool parents just so happened to be Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick, who do adorable things like film… » 7/26/12 11:15pm 7/26/12 11:15pm

Munster Has His Swimming Technique Down Despite His Overwhelming Fear…

Munster has read all about swimming, practiced his technique in bowls of butterscotch pudding, and read 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. He's probably read it too many times, though, because, as this video makes quite clear, he's developed an acute fear of What Lies Beneath (giant squid and megalodon). Sad face for… » 7/22/12 5:30pm 7/22/12 5:30pm

Man and His Pet Polar Bear Enjoy a Casual Afternoon Swim

Spending the afternoon in the pool with your dog (or unusually brave cat) sounds fun, but what if your pet is a polar bear? A polar bear? Yes, a polar bear. Mark Dumas and his pet polar bear Dawn enjoy taking the occasional dip together, and, while it does look quite refreshing, it's hard to imagine one could ever… » 4/11/12 11:55pm 4/11/12 11:55pm

Adorable Orangutan Is An Amazing Swimmer

Orangutans in a bathtub are pretty cute, but what's really amazing about this video is underwater footage of orangutan Suyia's swimming skills. Watch for Suyia's incredibly bendy arms — and the moment when the ape gets a little handsy. [YouTube] » 6/30/10 2:15pm 6/30/10 2:15pm

Sex On The Beach Spreads Disease

Thinking of having sex on the beach or in the pool this summer? Watch out! Pools can dissolve condoms, and sand could give you a UTI. Instead, have sex in a sterile room while wearing a biohazard suit. [LiveScience] » 6/11/09 6:40pm 6/11/09 6:40pm