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Professor Popsicle Dives Again with Dr. Gordon Giesbrecht

Jan 30, 2018|Dispatch in Depth

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Isabel talks with Dr. Gordon Giesbrecht, also known as Professor Popsicle, the world's foremost authority on freezing to death. They discuss the ethics of freezing people, the 1-10-1 principle, and the best way to get out of a sinking vehicle.

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Demonstrating the 1-10-1 principle on David Letterman (8:20–32:55):

Example of a recent save using the MPDS sinking vehicle protocol:

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