The Physiology of Falling

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Offline Jenny Diski

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The Physiology of Falling
« on: 18/04/2004 14:07:48 »
Can someone tell me where I can find a detailed description (or give me a detailed description)of what happens to the body when it is falling at speed - bungee jumping and so on?
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Re: The Physiology of Falling
« Reply #1 on: 18/04/2004 17:17:39 »
Hi JD, don't know if this link will help http://www.glenbrook.k12.il.us/gbssci/phys/Class/newtlaws/u2l3e.html cos, I assume you particularly mean what happens to a human body eh ?....well..I can't help you with that one, the eventual consequence is self explanatory though [:D]

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Re: The Physiology of Falling
« Reply #2 on: 18/04/2004 19:11:44 »
Oh...by the way....big welcome to you JD :-)

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Re: The Physiology of Falling
« Reply #3 on: 18/04/2004 17:17:39 »
Hi JD, don't know if this link will help http://www.glenbrook.k12.il.us/gbssci/phys/Class/newtlaws/u2l3e.html cos, I assume you particularly mean what happens to a human body eh ?....well..I can't help you with that one, the eventual consequence is self explanatory though [:D]

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Re: The Physiology of Falling
« Reply #4 on: 18/04/2004 19:11:44 »
Oh...by the way....big welcome to you JD :-)

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Re: The Physiology of Falling
« Reply #5 on: 20/04/2004 09:23:34 »
Thank you for the welcome and the link. It turns out that there is a book devoted to the subject of humans falling. There's a book about everything...
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Re: The Physiology of Falling
« Reply #6 on: 20/04/2004 11:51:47 »
WOW...a book about everything !!...Must be a very BIG Book *hee hee*

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Re: The Physiology of Falling
« Reply #7 on: 21/04/2004 07:10:18 »
wow, what a joker!!!

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