Tag: "skiers" at biology news
Researchers will no longer be 'snowed' in predicting future avalanches
...NGTON, Virginia - The recent deaths of 14 Canadian skiers
in two separate snow avalanches in British Columbi...ot as high but where concentration of recreational skiers
is greater, the danger of avalanches is significant on all open snow covered slopes of 30 degrees an...
The path to a folded protein, long a subject of debate, appears in many cases to be long and winding
...t by paths as individualistic as those followed by skiers
coursing from a mountain summit down to the base l...ought of as rescue helicopters that return wayward skiers
to the summit so they can try to make their way down the mountain again," said Gai, an assistant pro...
Skin expert issues winter sports warning
... which bounce back off the ground. This means that skiers
and snowboarders can be burnt in body areas such a...ose. This can also occur in the shade. The higher skiers
and snowboarders go, the greater their risk of serious sunburn because there is less atmosphere to f...
Marathon runners, swimmers, and cross-country skiers beware: intensive exercise is bad for your lungs
...edish lung expert had already demonstrated that 33 skiers
out of 47 showed asthma-related symptoms or dimini...nstrictive substance, as only 14% of the Norwegian skiers
reacted to the test, compared with three times more of their Swedish neighbours. This difference is ...