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What Happens When Government Dogmatically Controls Science; Bureaucrats Make Innocent People Suffer

“The Federal Emergency Management Agency is making it tougher for governors to deny man-made climate change. Starting next year, the agency will approve disaster preparedness funds only for states whose governors approve hazard mitigation plans that address climate change.” here for more

Climate Changes

Accidental Contamination of Drinking Water with Sodium Hydroxide

Luba Lendowski, , Harald Färber, Andreas Holy, Anke Darius, Bernd Ehrich, Christine Wippermann, Bernd Küfner, Martin Exner. Accidental contamination of a German town’s drinking water with sodium hydroxide. 173 more words

Drinking Water Quality

What's next?

It’s been a whirlwind ride since Intensive Care was released on 22nd January and I’ve been thrilled with the reviews it has received.

Today it’s sitting at #3 on Amazon Australia’s charts in… 239 more words

Debut Novel

Sinkhole Threatens to Swallow Washington, DC

“A huge sinkhole that nearly swallowed a truck appeared in the streets of northeastern Washington D.C. in the late afternoon on Tuesday. D.C. Water spokesman reported that the sinkhole that—nearly as large as both lanes of the road on 13th Place NE near Farragut Place and Faraday Place—was caused by a water main break that undermined the integrity of the ground underneath the road.” click here

Distribution Systems

Household Bleach for Emergency Disinfection of Drinking Water

Elmaksoud SA, Patel N, Maxwell SL, Sifuentes LY, Gerba CP. Use of household bleach for emergency disinfection of drinking water. Journal of Environmental Health. 2014 May;76(9):22-5. 155 more words

Disinfection

That's all, folks.

After two solid days of writing (a huge 10,000 words each day), I typed those magical two words today.

The. End.

It’s only the third time I’ve ever done so, but the euphoric feeling of achievement is almost unrivalled. 216 more words

Aussie Romance

The Publishing Pathway Part 8

Here we are in the final stages of the publishing process. Release day for my debut novel, INTENSIVE CARE, is getting so close I can almost taste it, smell it and feel it, and I have to say, I can’t wait! 550 more words

Debut Author