Avalanche articles on Wikipedia
Avalanche
An avalanche (also called a snowslide or snowslip) is a rapid flow of snow down a sloping surface. Avalanches are typically triggered in a starting zone
May 12th 2017



Characters of the Final Fantasy VII series
Fantasy VII, he is a mercenary employed by the eco-terrorist organization AVALANCHE. He claims to be a former member of SOLDIER, until a traumatic experience
Apr 13th 2017



Colorado Avalanche
Colorado-Avalanche">The Colorado Avalanche are a professional ice hockey team based in Denver, Colorado. They are members of the Central Division of the Western Conference
May 21st 2017



1999 Galtür avalanche
Galt The Galtür avalanche occurred on 23 February 1999 in the Alpine village of Galtür, Austria. It took less than 60 seconds to hit Galtür. At 50 metres (160 ft)
May 11th 2017



Avalanche (disambiguation)
An avalanche is a cascade of snow down a slope (for rocks or debris see rockslide). Avalanche may also refer to: Avalanche (band), a 1980s Norwegian
Mar 12th 2017



Avalanche control
Avalanche control or avalanche defense activities reduce the hazard avalanches pose to human life, activity, and property. Avalanche control begins with
Apr 26th 2017



Avalanche rescue
Avalanche rescue involves locating and retrieving people who have been buried in avalanches. There are several ways to prevent avalanches
Apr 5th 2017



Avalanche effect
In cryptography, the avalanche effect is the desirable property of cryptographic algorithms, typically block ciphers and cryptographic hash functions
Mar 11th 2017



Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Lubbock-AvalancheLubbock Avalanche-Journal is a newspaper based in Lubbock, Texas, U.S. It is owned by the Morris Communications Company. The Lubbock-AvalancheLubbock Avalanche was founded
Sep 29th 2016



Chevrolet Avalanche
The Chevrolet Avalanche is a four-door, five or six passenger Pickup Truck sharing GM's long-wheelbase chassis used on the Chevrolet Suburban and Cadillac
Apr 22nd 2017



Rigopiano avalanche
On the afternoon of 18 January 2017, a major avalanche occurred on Gran Sasso d'Italia, a mountain in Rigopiano, a tourist destination in the province
May 9th 2017



Avalanche diode
In electronics, an avalanche diode is a diode (made from silicon or other semiconductor) that is designed to experience avalanche breakdown at a specified
Dec 20th 2016



List of Colorado Avalanche players
Colorado-Avalanche">The Colorado Avalanche are a professional ice hockey team based in Denver, Colorado, United States. They are members of the Central Division of the Western
May 17th 2017



1080° Avalanche
1080° Avalanche, released in Japan as 1080° Silverstorm (テン·エイティ シルバーストーム?, Ten Eiti Shirubāsutōmu), is a snowboarding game for the GameCube, developed
Jan 1st 2017



List of Colorado Avalanche head coaches
Colorado-Avalanche">The Colorado Avalanche are an American professional ice hockey team based in Denver, Colorado. They play in the Central Division of the Western Conference
May 17th 2017



Avalanche net
(disambiguation). Avalanche nets (snow avalanche protection nets, snow nets) are flexible snow supporting structures for avalanche control, constructed
Apr 7th 2017



Avalanche photodiode
An avalanche photodiode (APD) is a highly sensitive semiconductor electronic device that exploits the photoelectric effect to convert light to electricity
May 15th 2017



Single-photon avalanche diode
A single-photon avalanche diode (SPAD) (also known as a GeigerGeiger-mode APD or G-APD) is a solid-state photodetector in which a photon-generated carrier can
Mar 24th 2017



1999–2000 Colorado Avalanche season
The 1999–2000 Colorado-AvalancheColorado Avalanche season was the Avalanche's fifth season. It was the first season in the new Pepsi Center arena. December 12, 1999: Colorado
May 23rd 2017



Colorado Avalanche–Detroit Red Wings brawl
The AvalancheRed Wings brawl was a large-scale on-ice melee that occurred March 26, 1997, at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan, United States, between
Apr 16th 2017



2014 Mount Everest ice avalanche
seracs on the western spur of Mount Everest failed, resulting in an ice avalanche that killed sixteen Nepalese guides in the Khumbu Icefall. This was the
May 23rd 2017



Valfréjus avalanche
On 18 January 2016, six French Foreign Legionnaires were killed in an avalanche in the Massif des Cerces, France. The combination of heavy winter snowfall
Mar 8th 2017



Kirby's Avalanche
Kirby's Avalanche, known in Europe as Kirby's Ghost Trap, is a puzzle video game co-developed by HAL Laboratory, Compile and Banpresto. It was released
May 6th 2017



Avalanche breakdown
Avalanche breakdown is a phenomenon that can occur in both insulating and semiconducting materials. It is a form of electric current multiplication that
Feb 22nd 2017



Avalanche Studios
Fatalist Development AB, doing business as Avalanche Studios, is a Swedish video game developer based in Stockholm, Sweden. It was founded in March 2003
Apr 27th 2017



The Avalanche (album)
The Avalanche (styled The Avalanche: Outtakes and Extras from the Illinois Album on the cover) is a 2006 album by indie rock singer/songwriter Sufjan
Dec 18th 2016



Avalanche (P2P)
Avalanche is the name of a proposed peer-to-peer (P2P) network created by Pablo Rodriguez and Christos Gkantsidis at Microsoft, which claims to offer
Apr 28th 2017



2010–11 Colorado Avalanche season
The 2010–11 Colorado Avalanche season was the 32nd season for the National Hockey League franchise that was established on June 22, 1979, and 16th season
Apr 3rd 2017



I Am the Avalanche
I Am the Avalanche is a punk rock band from Brooklyn, New York. The group's name comes from a lyric written by Vinnie Caruana for a song which was later
Jan 12th 2017



2011–12 Colorado Avalanche season
Avalanche season was the 40th overall season for the franchise, the 33rd since joining the NHL, and 17th since relocating to Colorado. The Avalanche failed
Apr 27th 2017



2009 Buachaille Etive Mòr avalanche
Not to be confused with 2010 Buachaille Etive Mor avalanche. The Buachaille Etive Mor avalanche happened on Buachaille Etive Mor in Glen Coe in the Scottish
Jan 27th 2017



2012–13 Colorado Avalanche season
The 2012–13 Colorado Avalanche season was the 41st overall season for the franchise, 34th season in the National Hockey League, since June 22, 1979, and
Apr 3rd 2017



Avalanche transceiver
Avalanche transceivers or avalanche beacons are a class of active radio beacon transceivers operating at 457 kHz and specialized for the purpose of finding
May 22nd 2017



2007–08 Colorado Avalanche season
The 2007–08 Colorado Avalanche season began on October 3, 2007, and ended on May 3, 2008. It was the franchise's 36th season, 29th in the National Hockey
Apr 3rd 2017



Avalanche Software
Avalanche Software, LLC is an American video game developer, founded in October 1995 by four lead programmers from Sculptured Software. The company has
May 15th 2017



List of Colorado Avalanche records
franchise records for the Avalanche Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League. These include records held by both the Avalanche and the Quebec Nordiques.
May 1st 2017



2009–10 Colorado Avalanche season
2009–10 Colorado Avalanche season was the franchise's 38th season, 31st in the National Hockey League, and 15th as the Colorado Avalanche. On June 3, 2009
Apr 3rd 2017



1996–97 Colorado Avalanche season
The-1996The 1996–97 Colorado Avalanche season was the Avalanche's second season. The franchise's 18th season in the National Hockey League and 25th season overall
May 23rd 2017



The Early November / I Am the Avalanche
November / I Am the Avalanche is a split record between Hammonton, New Jersey's The Early November and Brooklyn's I Am the Avalanche. It was released on
Jan 7th 2017



2010 Salang avalanches
The 2010 Salang avalanches consisted of a series of at least 36 avalanches that struck the southern approach to the Salang tunnel, north of Kabul. They
Feb 23rd 2017



2012 Tunnel Creek avalanche
The 2012 Tunnel Creek avalanche occurred on February 19, 2012, at about noon in the Tunnel Creek section of Stevens Pass, a mountain pass through the
Mar 30th 2017



1998–99 Colorado Avalanche season
The 1998–99 Colorado Avalanche season was the Avalanche's fourth season and last season at McNichols Sports Arena. They would move to the Pepsi Center
May 23rd 2017



1910 Rogers Pass avalanche
The 1910 Rogers Pass Avalanche killed 62 men clearing a railroad line near the summit of Rogers Pass through the Selkirk Mountains in British Columbia
Mar 2nd 2017



2001–02 Colorado Avalanche season
The 2001–02 Colorado Avalanche season was the Avalanche's seventh season. At the end of the regular season, Patrick Roy had a goals against average (GAA)
May 24th 2017



2012 Gayari Sector avalanche
On 7 April 2012, an avalanche hit a Pakistani military base in Gayari Sector, near the Siachen Glacier region, trapping 140 soldiers and civilian contractors
Apr 8th 2017



Avalanche (Pleasure Beach Blackpool)
Avalanche is the first ever steel bobsled roller coaster constructed in the UK. It was built by Mack of Germany in 1988 at Pleasure Beach Blackpool, an
Mar 13th 2017



2009 Zigana avalanche
The 2009 Zigana avalanche was an avalanche that occurred on 25 January at around 11:15 local time (09:15 UTC) on Mount Zigana, Gümüşhane Province in north-eastern
Jan 27th 2017



Avalanche (video game)
Avalanche is an arcade game designed by Dennis Koble and released by Atari Inc. in 1978. The object is to catch falling rocks with a controllable set
Apr 4th 2017



Avalanche chess
Avalanche chess is a chess variant designed by Ralph Betza in 1977. After moving one of your own pieces, you must move one of your opponent's pawns forward
May 18th 2017



2015–16 Colorado Avalanche season
The 2015–16 Colorado Avalanche season was the 37th season for the National Hockey League franchise that was established on June 22, 1979, and 20th season
Apr 3rd 2017





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