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    Medical Aspects of Running and Running-related Injuries "Runners are the 'healthiest sick people in the world'", according to ultrarunner Jeff Robbins. In an email that I received from him he added, “One of the problems with the ultras is that you are always stressing things to the limits. Therefore problems tend to crop up. Half the fun in this sport is learning to deal with adversity no matter how it comes." Injury is a runner's most dreaded and aggravating obstacle. Sometimes no matter how

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    and we couldn’t get that feeling inside when you are up above the clouds. Let’s not forget about all of the airplanes that have been created, including the Wright Flyer, which started the legacy that is aviation. Every airplane has a certain beauty to it. There are many companies that have been created, all because of the Wright Flyer. McDonnell Douglas,

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    In the process they invented many other things that went into the making of the first working flyer. “Instead of building something solid that was controlled by levers and wheels like a car, the Wright brothers built a flexible airplane that was controlled partly by the movement of the pilot, like a bicycle. The result was the 1903 Wright Flyer. The Flyer had two sets of wings, one above the other, which were about 12 meters from tip to tip. They made their own 12-horsepower

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    Flying Through the History Books

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    airplane’s first successful flight. The Wright Brothers invented and did their testing of their engine propelled airplane in Kill Devil Hills and Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. By 1903, the brothers built a biplane named through history as the Wright Flyer (Ethell 19). Through the works of the Wright brothers and other equally important contributors we prove that humans can fly. The entire world was abuzz at what the Wright Brothers had achieved. Finally, after all these years of enviously watching birds

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    No invention has changed the world quite like the airplane. The story of its creation is one of intense rivalry that put many lives at risk. The race for flight was on, as aviation pioneers Orville and Wilbur Wright face off against Glenn Curtiss. To simply say that the Wright Brothers invented the airplane doesn't begin to describe their many accomplishments. Every successful aircraft ever built, begins with the 1902 Wright Glider. Around 1899, in Dayton, Ohio Orville and Wilbur Wright made a career

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    In the blink of an eye, it is around in the month of November, soon entering December. Thus, for this November issue, I would like to introduce the possible places to celebrate the New Year’s Eve. In order to serve this article as better purpose for you, I would like to classify our suggestions on how to spend your New Year’s Eve base on the age group of our different readers. For the energetic, young working adults, I would recommend the Siloso beach party for a non-stop twelve hours partying, to

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    A hero is someone who demonstrates compassion, determination, passion and inspiration. 2 heroes who help start the aviation industry are engineers and inventors, Orville and Wilbur Wright. Wilbur Wright was born in a small city near Millville Indiana in 1867, April 16. Orville Wright was born in Dayton Ohio, 1871, August 19. Both of the brothers attended Richmond high school, neither of them receive the diploma. Later in their lives they were both given a degree from Earlham college for Honorary

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    The Beginning Of Flight

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    make a breakthrough, a world changing event. This drive led them to producing each of the technologies they needed to make them fly. There invention of the airplane was one of the greatest inventions ever produced. On December 17, 1903, the Wright flyer flew for the first time in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. This was not the first time they tested there invention though, they had many other attempts before hand. The Wright brothers used Sir George Cayley's three broad categories: 1. A set of lifting

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    The sport of hockey has been around for over 200 years. Hockey is unlike any other sport because the regulated rules allow much more physicality and contact. Many people would argue that hockey is too physical and it is only a matter of time before it becomes fatal. When hockey players begin playing the sport they are pushing by their parents to achieve greatness. I believe that hockey is one of the best sports in the world and being physical is a part of the sports. I also believe that hockey parents

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    David Lit 2 Pd 9 Wright Brothers “No bird soars in a calm”- Wilbur Wright. The biography by David McCullough was about two American innovative brothers who are better known as The Wright Brothers. Not only were they inventors, they were also the very first aviation pioneers. Meaning they were the first to ever set foot on a glider and fly it. “If birds can glide for long periods of time, then… why can't I?” (The Wright Brothers 106) The Wright Brothers were astonished by the fact that all of these

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