Avalanches GUESTS: MCKAY JENKINS *Professor of Literature and Non-Fiction Writing, University of Delaware, Newark *Author, The White Death: Tragedy and Heroism in an Avalanche Zone (Random House, 2/18/00) BRUCE TREMPER *Director, Utah Avalanche Forecast Center *Avalanche Safety Coordinator for 2002 Olympic Games Over the past five years, there's been an increase in the number of people who die in avalanches. More people than ever are taking part in extreme sports, from snowboarding to mountaineering, and are being caught in the estimated 100-thousand avalanches in the U-S each year. How do avalanches occur, and what are the best safety precautions? Join Neal Conan and guests for a close look at avalanches.
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Avalanches

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Avalanches

Avalanches

Avalanches

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GUESTS: MCKAY JENKINS *Professor of Literature and Non-Fiction Writing, University of Delaware, Newark *Author, The White Death: Tragedy and Heroism in an Avalanche Zone (Random House, 2/18/00) BRUCE TREMPER *Director, Utah Avalanche Forecast Center *Avalanche Safety Coordinator for 2002 Olympic Games Over the past five years, there's been an increase in the number of people who die in avalanches. More people than ever are taking part in extreme sports, from snowboarding to mountaineering, and are being caught in the estimated 100-thousand avalanches in the U-S each year. How do avalanches occur, and what are the best safety precautions? Join Neal Conan and guests for a close look at avalanches.