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The Evolution of the Biggest Trick in Mountain Biking

Go. Two, three, four. [LAUGHS] Yeah, I don’t know how he’s doing it. This is slope style mountain biking.The Freestyle side of the sport that has pushed the creativity,and the technicality of mountain bike tricks,so far since the first competition, less than two decades ago.[UPBEAT MUSIC PLAYING] Trick variations and combinations have become ever more …

How soil offers hope for the climate crisis

How soil offers hope for the climate crisis

The only thing that stands between us and extinction is six inches of soil and the fact that it rains. That’s Anna Krywoszynska, she’s a Faculty Research Fellow at the University of Sheffield and what she’s saying there blows my mind, that most of the processes that maintain all life on this planet exist in …

Erosion and Soil

Erosion and Soil

Hi I am Jared welcome to Fun Science Demos. The big idea today is erosion and how water has the power to shape our land. But we do not want the water to shape our land too much because we need that soil to grow plants. We use those plants for food and animals use …