Forget The Gold; Olympic Divers Want To Know Why Their Pool Is Green
Divers and spectators noticed the water in the diving pool at the Olympics turned from blue to green. The leading theory is an algae bloom caused it.By Grant Suneson | August 9, 2016
Before the Olympics, fans were worried about the state of the waters surrounding Rio. Now, the Olympics are here and everyone is wondering what happened to the water in the diving pool.
Diving fans were dismayed to see that the water's blue hues from the first few days of competition were gone, replaced by a green, murky pool.