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US regulators cite Millstone nuclear plant over pump change

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) — The parent company of Connecticut’s nuclear plant and federal regulators have reached a settlement over the plant operator’s decision, without regulatory approval, to halt the use of a safety-related pump in the event of a severe accident. 105 more words

News

Padley Wood

Whilst I was in Padley Wood, I searched for a location that I’d heard about, but I’d not been able to locate the last time I was there. 72 more words

Photography

Matthew 18:6

“If anyone causes one of these little ones–those who believe in me–to stumble, it would be better for them to have a large millstone hung around their neck and to be drowned in the depths of the sea. 908 more words

Faith

Millstone Cobbler

Review of Millstone Cellar’s “Cobbler” variety.  This is the first cider I’ve tried from Millstone Cellars, the first highly rustic cider, and I believe my first East Coast craft cider.   669 more words

Cider

豆腐の旅パート3 目切り Tofu Journey Chapter 3: Cutting Grooves

ほどなくして再び石工さんを訪ねると、見つかったヨキを研いで柄もつけていてくれました。「目切りはやったことはなかけど…」と言いながら、庭に転がっていた石臼をひっくり返してデモンストレーションしてくれます。擦れた目にヨキを当てて頭を金槌でとんとんと叩くと、石が少しずつ削れていきます。「こうやってちょっとずつかれば良かよ」と、手ヨキと「せっと」と呼ばれる石用の金槌を渡してくれました。

When I went back to visit Yamauchi san, the stone mason, he had the tool ready for use like he had promised before. It’s the shape of a small ax which he had sharpened and attached a handle to. 523 more words

Japan

week 44: The Millstone

Last week, as we talked to people about the possible events and happenings at The Cornerstone, we had as many questions about the namesake of the new community space: the incredibly heavy, old, and beautiful millstone found a stone’s throw way. 42 more words

The Weeks

225/365 - Framed

The area near our house is littered with old millstones from the days of quarrying gritstone.   As you enter the Peak District national park on the Derbyshire/Yorkshire boundary, there’s a millstone mounted on a plinth announcing your arrival.   82 more words

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