As you float, your weight presses down into the water; the water presses ...
phenomenon of apparently greater buoyancy — for some people — in deep
People float in water because the human body weighs less than the volume of
water it displaces when submerged. The buoyancy of an individual depends on ...
As a rule, fatter people float better. Everyone floats better in salt water, but not
everyone knows that. Mostly, though, there's a lot of head-talk about wa...
Your lung capacity can also make a difference in how easy it is for you to stay on
top of the water. People with a higher lung capacity will float somewhat more ...
May 23, 2010 ... Fat people float, muscular people barely float, and skinny people sink. ... people
don't float because of a low bf % then why do swimmers float?
I'm curious to know what it is about body composition that makes you float. Some
people have said oxygen in the blood while others say its body fat.
Jul 28, 2014 ... That makes my swimming endurance kind of poor. ... People don't normally just
float unless they maximize their surface area in contact with the ...
People floating in the salt-saturated water of the Dead Sea. ... Changes to
physical make-up produce changes to the flotation experience, which could affect
Jun 10, 2013 ... But that sort of floating is not what most people do, and there are plenty of ....
Extra fat may make your body more buoyant, but floating as we're ...
Aug 19, 2015 ... People do float, but this will depend on the individual person. I think (but I am not
certain) that body fat will weigh into this, making heavier ...