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Science at the 2018 Winter Olympics
Special Report
Special Report

Science at the 2018 Winter Olympics

Discover the physics of snowboarding, curling and skating, get inside the minds of athletes, and explore all things Olympics

No Guts, No Glory? The Fear and Attraction of Risky Winter Sports

No Guts, No Glory? The Fear and Attraction of Risky Winter Sports

The one time I went flying off the side of a mountain on skis, I certainly didn’t mean to. Before I hit the ground, there was a surprising amount of time for reflection—and more on the long painful schlep down to the ambulance

February 2, 2014 — Hilda Bastian

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