As you float, your weight presses down into the water; the water presses ...
phenomenon of apparently greater buoyancy — for some people — in deep
You will float if you are lighter than an equal volume of water. Usually folks with
more fat float better. There are some people on the border such ...
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 ...
I guess you mean float on water when you are swimming. I think the main reason
is that your lungs always contain a sizable amount of air. Even if you breathe ...
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 10, 2011 ... This is why heavy metal ships can float on the water—they're big ... But this
activity can also help explain why some animals—and people—are more
buoyant than others. ... Salt dissolved in the water makes it more dense.
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 water, and ...
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 ...
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?