The Death of the Pro Skier

by Sklar
Jan 18th 2018 - 44 comments

While the “playing field” in action sports like skiing has always been somewhat level, the democratization of viewership thanks to technology has further blurred the definition of professional, and also made it harder to make a living as a skier. This begs the question, are professional skiers a dying breed?

Dangerous Virus Spreads Across Korean Peninsula

by JasonBrown85
Jan 9th 2018 - 0 comments

A new wave of avian influenza A-(H5N6) rapidly spreads across the Korean Peninsula. Despite the large-scale and expensive measures to curb the spread of the virus with the help of national army, South Korean authorities still prepare to host Winter Olympics.