Downhill By Megagon Industries — Kickstarter

Devoted mountain climate forecasts for greater than 11300 (and growing) main summits for climbers and mountaineers, offered for as much as 5 different elevations. Mountains 101 will cover an interdisciplinary subject of research specializing in the physical, biological, and human dimensions of mountain places in Alberta, Canada, and around the world. Inspired by videos from Danny MacAskill or Kenny Belaey (simply to call a few) we went on a journey to create a mountain biking recreation during which the mountain is your only opponent and nature your solely companion.

Continental collisions are chargeable for Alpine-, or Himalayan-, type mountain belts. Our inclusive method brings scientists, mountain villagers and local governments together. We will look at how elevation impacts atmospheric processes, and discuss an ecological manifestation of mountain climate: the alpine tree line.

Despite their importance, mountain ecosystems, folks and wildlife are below a barrage of threats. Even at Auckland, in New Zealand, which is positioned farther south, the day time temperature hardly ever falls beneath 50 F and the nights are around 35 F. Chilly, thick, and therefore robust lithosphere can assist higher mountain ranges than can skinny lithosphere, just as thick ice on a lake or river is better …