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These Drones Start Fires And Drop Bombs–For Good
Dangerous tasks for unfeeling machines
This Backpack Can Save You From An Avalanche
Plus, it's the only avalanche airbag that will save your life more than once
Growing Snow to Help Predict Avalanches
Ed Adams, an engineering professor at Montana State University, used to study avalanches from inside a fortified shack. He would...
Rolling Martian Avalanche Greets the Spring
Springtime on Mars means the thaw of carbon dioxide ice in the northern hemisphere. And when the dry ice goes,...
First-Ever Photos of Avalanches on Mars
An accidental shot reveals the active Martian landscape
Lifejacket for Backcountry Skiiers
It probably wouldn’t seem so funny if a mountain’s worth of snow were tumbling down the slope after you, but...