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Learning to Fly: Wind tunnel training takes ski jumper Sarah Hendrickson to new heights
In 2014, Sarah Hendrickson became the first woman ever to jump in an Olympics event for women’s ski jumping. To prepare for her 2018 Olympic ski jump, she trained at a wind tunnel facility in Ogden, Utah. Owner of the facility - Layne Christensen says training inside a wind tunnel can help ski jumpers fight wind resistance better, and radically improve their time.
160 heartbeats per minute: The final, frantic moments before the historic moon landing01:59
This ship is on a six-year-long journey to prove that zero-emission ocean travel is possible01:13
Celestial object may help unlock mysteries of the early universe01:03
Scientists discover twelve new moons orbiting Jupiter, one of them is an oddity01:38
This counter top device could make homebrewing easier and more compact01:17
These World Cup results are even baffling algorithms03:01