snow cannon

(redirected from Artificial snow)
Translations
cañón de nieve

snow cannon

n (Skiing) → cannone m per innevamento artificiale
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At the Winter Olympics, 80% of snow based events took place on artificial snow and using snow cannons is now common practice in Europe's ski resorts.
Snow shoeing is an alternate winter sport that doesn't require artificial snow or the infrastructure of a ski resort THE sight of skiers competing in the recent Winter Olympics has been an exciting advert for the sport.
There will also be an artificial snow fall during opening hours.
There will also be artificial snow fall (The Snow Shower feature) during public visiting hours for people to enjoy an unprecedented snow experience in the sultanate.
As the temperature is falling down further we are expecting to successfully make artificial snow for the games".
Almost one hundred ski resorts around the country offer various levels of ski slopes, natural or artificial snow and often a programme for the entire day.
For a shopping centre in Middlesex, The Wonderworks created a grotto and snow scene complete with reindeer, penguins, trees with lights, toy sacks, presents and an artificial snow floor.
Each white tree, shimmering with crystals of various shapes and forms, stands amid a pile of artificial snow and big bold poinsettias.
The UK's largest tree was lit up at 6pm, with festive music and fireworks, and artificial snow fluttering down on the crowds.
Compressed air: Ski Dubai makes snow by spraying a mist of water and compressed air, not artificial snow made from resins used in other indoor ski slopes.
Pseudomonas syringae, a microbe found in plants that is known for making artificial snow, uses a protein to rearrange water molecules so the liquid freezes at temperatures above those at which ice crystals normally form, Sarah Schwartz reported in "Bacteria use cool trick to make ice" (SN: 5/28/16, p.