A sample of such asylum - a cave. Dig it may, within one to two hours, even an inexperienced person. For all its structural simplicity of the classic cave protects from the cold is not worse than the complex "block" the needle, and perhaps it is even more comfortable.Dug a snow cave on the slopes with deep (thickness of 1.5 m or more) of snow, where the avalanche danger is low. Average time built single cave - 30-50 minutes, two-triple - 60-90 minutes. In malozasnezhennyh areas suitable for the snow cave will be found near natural obstacles: from lonely protruding rocks, stones, Read more [...]
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Floating drilling platform "Shell", stranded after a few days of drift, on Monday was successfully towed to an anchorage in the bay Kiliuda. The operation to evacuate the platform took place in difficult weather conditions. In the works involved about 250 people. December 30 on the way from the Aleutian Islands to Seattle platform caught in a storm in the Gulf of Alaska. 18 people were evacuated. The platform began to drift due to engine failure, there was a threat of collision with one of the islands. The rig is about 500 000 liters of diesel and 50 million liters of engine Read more [...]
WIND-POWERED: Kodak Heading's Ben Raby, Rob O'Dea, and Jesse Anthony in Bowlder, Colorado Exposure: Brant HumphreysIt's an odd crotchet of bicycle racing that the sportsman would be so environmentally burdensome. But with an armada of documentation vehicles impulsive every itinerary?most 1,500 cars, trucks, and motorcycles creeping terminated 2,000-plus miles in the Spell de France only?the emissions amount. So this twelvemonth, the domesticated Kodak Drift Pro Cycling Squad, presented by Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. (the sponsorship dollars summate, too), bequeath Read more [...]
Colorado River Pic: Courtesy of NPSAt pressure meter, Colorado legislators were haggle concluded a 30-year-old conflict that tackles an necessity—or cockeyed, contingent your view—inquiry: Can a soul own a river? Since 1979, landowners in the submit bear insisted that rafters overtaking done their prop could be prosecuted if they so lots as set base on the riverbed. Rafters say no way: Rivers are theirs to drift freely, as farsighted as they don't methamphetamine the banks. But Colorado's law has remained muddy—allowing roughly rafting companies to Read more [...]
First of all, do not rush to cut safety tench. If there is no immediate threat to spassredstva and crew should be as long as possible by the ship on belay Lina. If there is a threat of a coup vessel must move away to a distance of two to three feet higher than the height of the mast and the upper deck superstructures.
Semi-submersible vessel, in contrast to a small raft or boat easier to spot from a plane or a ship passing. In addition, it reduces the wave and wind drift, covering spassredstvo from wind and waves.
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