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At one point, the owner of a neighboring farm spread manure on the field upwind, suffusing the area with its stench for days.How Scotland forged a rare alliance between amateur treasure hunters and archaeologists|Corinne Iozzio|August 24, 2021|Popular-Science
“When we’re done, it will be like this well was never here,” Shuck said, standing upwind as cement was pumped hundreds of feet down, through a series of pipes stuck in the 7½-inch-wide hole like a straw in a juice box.Capping methane-spewing oil wells, one hole at a time|Nick Ehli|July 1, 2021|Washington Post
The whalers’ observations from the time suggest that they may have also been escaping upwind or attacking the whaling boats.Sperm whales have a surprisingly deep—and useful—culture|Ellie Shechet|March 19, 2021|Popular-Science
Blocks of snow were cut and arranged in a semicircle, within which the tent was laid with its peak upwind.
I was the upwind wheeler and had to hitch on to the side of the sledge to reduce the leeway as much as possible.
The sail was up and, while braking the load upwind, I slipped and fell, allowing the sledge to collide with a large sastruga.
Ten minutes later he started the motor, and headed upwind into the haze over the hills.Bear Trap|Alan Edward Nourse
Smoke from the flung bomb upwind barely swirled around him and missed Maril altogether.Pariah Planet|Murray Leinster