“We have to provide a service, which is sanitation and cleaning the water, but then we also have neighbors and we want to make sure we don’t disturb them with foul orders.” … [Read more...] about ‘Water Promotes Life’: Environmental Engineer Reveals How She Cleans Up L.A.’s Wastewater
He also conceived a project called Hyperloop, a high-speed transportation system using pods that travel through a system of tubes. His colourful personality and lifestyle made him the inspiration for Robert Downey Jr's interpretation of Marvel Comics character Tony Stark. Musk is no stranger to controversy: his tweets have triggered lawsuits and led to him being forced out as the chairman of Tesla (though he remained as CEO). … [Read more...] about Nasa SpaceX launch: 10 questions about the mission
A: When handling clothing, towels, linens and other items in an area where infection is suspected, the CDC recommends wearing disposable gloves. Do not shake dirty laundry. Use the warmest appropriate water setting and dry items completely before handling. Dirty laundry from an ill person can be washed with other people’s items. … [Read more...] about How long does coronavirus last on surfaces? Stay in the air?
Serious questions remain about whether science and technology – and not just in poorer countries – can have a greater good in mind when the bottom line is profit. The space race between the US and the Soviet Union was not an affordable luxury undertaken for the sake of knowledge, but intrinsically tied to the military-industrial complex. Whatever the intellectual commitments of India’s space scientists, there’s no doubt that the language of national “heroism” and technological “might”, which underpins a dangerous religiously inflected military and nuclear standoff in the region, afflicts much of the praise poured on the Mars mission’s success. … [Read more...] about India’s Mars mission could be a giant leap
From the family: "Catherine, no matter where life takes you or what path you choose, you will always meet challenges. That is just the way life is. There are no guarantees and no matter how many things you do right, or how many rules you follow, there will always be that fork in the road to make you choose between this way or that. Whenever you meet this place, remember these things: you are LOVED....love will sustain you, you are STRONG....prayer will get you through anything, and you are WISE...the greatest gift of all is within you. You've worked hard and climbed a huge mountain to get to where you are now and you have done it with HONORS! You should be so proud of yourself because I know we ALL are! Be the change you wanna see in the world! We know you can do it. Never lose hope! We love you more than life! Congratulations!! Now keep on making us proud! We will be your strength when you feel weak! Just a phone call and short drive away! All your family" … [Read more...] about Update: Patch Congratulates Lilburn And Snellville 2020 Grads