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UCL student blog: The physics of climbing - and falling

22 June 2012

Photograph: UCL Mountaineering Club

Leo Westland, president of the UCL Mountaineering Club and undergraduate physics student comments on climbing, physics, and how to safely absorb gravitational potential energy.

When intially posted  on Professor Jon Butterworth's (Head of Department) 'Life and Physics' blog hosted by The Guardian, the article achieved the 'most viewed' status within The Guardian Science pages.

To read the post click here

To read Life and Physics by Jon Butterworth click here