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The Olympic Diving Pool Color Progression, By Day

As you already know, there have been some problems at the Olympic diving venue in Rio. Organizers’ desperate attempts to get the algae problem under control haven’t been too successful, and the problem has spread somewhat to the water polo pool next to it. To illustrate the problem as it’s continued this week, here is a sample of the pool water color from each day this week, along with its average color and the name of that color according to Name That Color.


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Timothy Burke

Timothy Burke is formerly Deadspin's Video Director.

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