American freestyle skier Kyle Smaine was “thrown 50 meters by the air blast and buried and killed” during the avalanche, a fellow skier and photographer said.
Video filmed during a recent expedition bolsters the leading theory that the mysterious deaths were caused by a special type of avalanche.
Roughly 170 people are still missing after a glacial break triggered a deadly avalanche and flood in the Uttarakhand region.
The glacial burst triggered flash floods and an avalanche that have left at least 15 people dead, while 170 are missing.
The mysterious deaths of nine Russian hikers in 1959 has caused wild speculation, but scientists have bolstered the leading explanation: an avalanche.
Apple’s “Don’t mess with Mother (Nature)” video—produced by the Camp4 Collective to promote the iPhone XS—included footage of a man-made avalanche.
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Pending NHLPA approval, the report states that the Senators and Avalanche will play regular-season games in Sweden, with the Kings and Canucks playing an exhibition contest in China.