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Physics Helps In The Invention Of New Fly Rod
2013-10-14 08:56:24

SINTEF A new Norwegian fishing rod is about to be launched onto the world market. The inventor calls it fly fishing’s equivalent of carving skis. The silhouette against the sky is the same as it’s been ever since the Norwegian rivers were invaded by affluent British salmon fishermen in the 1800s. The fly rod which is the brain-child of Robert Selfors from Nesodden outside Oslo also bends into the shape of a rainbow when a fish is being played. However, one important detail...

2013-10-04 23:20:43

According to Dr. Stuart Syles, by undertaking a pre-season ski conditioning program you can avoid the pitfalls of injury and take your skiing to new heights. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 Colorful leaves and nippy temperatures can only mean one thing: Ski season isn’t far off. Recreational skiers may already be eyeing the latest equipment or most colorful apparel to wear as they glide down the powder, but it’s even more important to train their bodies for the upcoming ski season...

2013-09-20 23:18:31

EcoGroomer, Inc. a Colorado based resort services company announces long time industry insider, Mark Sanders joins the company as Vice President of Western Region Sales. Denver, CO (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Mr. Sanders joins EcoGroomer after serving as National Channel Sales Manager for health and military divisions with Superfeet Worldwide, Inc. for over a decade. As a life-long mountain sports enthusiast, Mark grew up in a resort town, was a competitive Nordic and alpine ski racer and...

2013-07-21 23:01:31

AllChalets offers chalet rental accommodations directly from the owners and thus allows customers to book the most affordable rental accommodations. The selection of ski accommodations includes private chalets, catered chalets, chalet hotels, ski-in ski-out apartments, and mountain lodges. London (PRWEB) July 21, 2013 AllChalets.com has just opened up bookings for ski accommodation rentals for the forthcoming 2014 ski holiday season, and the initial customers can enjoy great discounts....

2013-01-24 09:54:20

An increase in temperatures due to climate change could mean that the Andorran ski resorts have a shorter season in the future, especially in lower areas. A study undertaken by the Polytechnic University of Catalonia and the Andorran Sustainability Observatory has analyzed the specific case of the Pyrenean country and predicted that financial losses could come close to 50 million euros. SINC. 22 de enero de 2013 One of the major challenges when studying climate change effects is to...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.