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Human Impacts on the Water Quality of College Brook

Human Impacts on the Water Quality of College Brook: A Fall 2011 reach study of College Brook in Durham, NH


Water quality is an important topic for terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. 3,410 more words

Aquatic Ecosystems

Hidden Parallels

Mid-July couldn’t look more different than mid-June.

A month ago, I was lying by the pool in Santorini, Greece, riding the wave that was the aftermath of a five-week international reporting trip with Northeastern’s journalism program.   1,024 more words


Unburdening the Parentheses (round brackets): Suggestion to Use a New Symbol for Acronyms and Abbreviations

In sentences, parentheses (or round brackets) is used:

  • To set off information that is useful to the reader
  • In place of Em dashes or commas…
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Technical Writing


So I’ve been reviewing a couple of writing tools at work. Being a writer by trade I can, occasionally, put a comma in a wrong place or misspell a word. 544 more words

Technical Writing

Django Poll App

Firstly What Django is?

Django is a free and open source web application framework, written in Python. A web framework is a set of components that helps you to develop websites faster and easier. 396 more words

Technical Writing

Thinking about software documentation as the output of a lossy compression algorithm

How many times have you heard or read the following comments?

  1. “The docs are always out of date”
  2. “I don’t bother reading the docs, I just read the source code”
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Providing Writing Guidance to Others

Summer is officially underway.  In the United States, summer means beach days, summer fruits and veggies, and summer reading lists.

As far as my summer reading list goes, it’s a smattering of books on technical communication topics.   129 more words

Technical Communication