Roller coasters – cause “Chronic Headache?
Startling findings reveal that the highly popular roller coaster rides that are invading all our amusement parks may not be safe after all! A kind of posttraumatic migraine might be induced on account the seemingly safe rides. In a specific incident that was studied by researchers, following one s...
Firelands Chapter of the American Red Cross to Auction First Rides on Magnum's 20th Anniversary
... speeds reaching 72 mph, it was the tallest and fastest roller coaster on Earth. Twenty years later, Magnum is still considered to be one of the best coasters
ever built. It has been rated a Top 10 Steel Coaster in the Golden Ticket Awards presented by Amusement Today, an international publication serving...
Six Flags Friends Invites Guests to Help Cure Kids Cancer by Taking 'A Walk In The Park'
...illions of families have trusted Six Flags to combine friendly-clean-fast-safe service with affordable, value-packed thrills, record-shattering roller coasters
and special events like the Summer Concert Series, Fright Fest and Holiday in the Park. Six Flags' wide array of entertainment options reaches all de...
From diabetes to roller coasters, student research recognized at UH contest
...ng on roller coasters, and in the midst of a ride I would be trying to figure out how all of this worked. I was always aware of the danger the roller coasters
could pose, and I became interested in a way of keeping them safe for the public, Chang said. From my research, we can see that there are currently f...
Elementary School Students to Launch 'Kids for Sight' Campaign, to Inspire Other Kids to Pay it Forward
...ght" webpage: http://www.orbis.org/KidsForSight . Inspired by the Pendyala siblings, Luke and Emma Dias, ages 9 and 5,
from Madison, Wis. are making coasters
in support of the "Kids for Sight"
campaign and selling them from a make-shift driveway stand. Watching the
Dias kids, neighbor Jacob Thomack, age 5, ...
AHF's Innovative 'Stay Negative' HIV Prevention Campaign Successfully Breaks Through to Target Audience
... of all key media. Campaign elements included
magazines and outdoor mediums, such as bus shelters and billboards, as well
as guerilla media, including coasters
and mirror slicks. A campaign
website, http://www.staynegative.org, featured prominently on all materials,
served as a resource for information abou...
Roller coaster takes brain for a big ride!!
... Riding roller coasters
may increase the risk of developing potentially harmful blood clots on the ...ppen, says Dr. Ishano Kyuorite of Japan. He further added that Giant roller coasters
which are higher and faster may be more dangerous.
The subdural haematom...
SGI, Introduces Powerful High End Visualization Tools
...lity of SGIs systems allow end users in a plethora of industries including manufacturing, medical, and entertainment to study everything from roller coasters
to human hearts in a virtual setting with unprecedented resolution and real-life quality. With the new prices, the company is hoping to attract more c...