In general, a tall, male dancer topples slightly less rapidly than a small, female dancer.
The results found for how rapidly a "rigid body" dancer topples out of a pirouette are consistent with the observation that most dancers can consistently perform a double turn with enough practice.
Falling is such a serious matter that scientists at the Human Movement and Balance Laboratory at the University of Pittsburgh want to know exactly why some people are more likely to topple
over than others are.
Special effects are generally adequate by TV standards - the Golden Gate Bridge collapses impressively enough at the end of Sunday's installment, and the Library Tower topples
in Monday's installment.
Military coup by Samuel Doe, a Liberian not of American descent, topples
the republican government that had ruled since 1847.
But a radio station has offered pounds 2000 to anyone who topples
the dominoes before the event