With a fine dusting of snow on the ground and temperatures hovering just above freezing, dozens of dedicated individuals gathered at SIU's Campus Lake Saturday morning to participate in the 2018 SIU Polar Plunge to
benefit the athletes of Special Olympics Illinois.
Only one other person has survived the Niagara Falls plunge to
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Sullivan, 23, had heard stories about how ice can stick painfully to a wet, bare foot and how the water temperature can be unbearable, but still she decided that she would join Joey's Polar Plunge to
help raise money to send seriously ill children from Massachusetts to Camp Sunshine in Maine.
Human divers who plunge to
penguin depths and then surface as briskly as these birds do develop dangerous nitrogen bubbles in their blood.
Then here's a question you probably don't want to ask yourself mid-loop: If gravity causes objects to fall toward Earth, why doesn't your coaster train plunge to
Japanese Foreign Minister Yohei Kono asked Russia for information on the route of Russian space station Mir's plunge to
Earth while he visited the country, ministry officials said Thursday.