FIRE: BLM Begins To Add Badly Needed Rollover Protection To Their Fire Engines

FIRE: BLM Begins To Add Badly Needed Rollover Protection To Their Fire Engines

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affair engine rollover fatality that occurred June 9, 2012 on the Montezuma Fire in Arizona. Killed in the accident was the BIA engine boss Anthony Polk, 31, of Yuma, Arizona. Two crewmembers sustained serious injuries, one of them very seriously. Photo taken…

FIRE: Patent Describes Using Drone Swarm To Suppress Wildfire

FIRE: Patent Describes Using Drone Swarm To Suppress Wildfire

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News Researchers performed calculations to determine how many drones would be needed for attacking a wildfire Diagram from the patent (This article was first published on FireAviation.com) The person who was awarded a patent in 2017 for describing a system of drones that could be used to drop liquids on…

EPA NEWS: North Idaho’s West Silver Valley Attains Clean Air Act Standards For Fine Particle Pollution

EPA NEWS: North Idaho’s West Silver Valley Attains Clean Air Act Standards For Fine Particle Pollution

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News November 24, 2021 SEATTLE (Nov. 24, 2021) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has taken final action to redesignate the air quality status of the West Silver Valley in North Idaho as “attainment” for the fine particulate matter (PM2.5) National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) under the Clean Air Act.  The West Silver Valley Airshed, which runs…

EPA NEWS: Initial Phase Of Cleanup Is Complete At The Southern Portion Of The Former McLouth Steel Site In Trenton, Michigan

EPA NEWS: Initial Phase Of Cleanup Is Complete At The Southern Portion Of The Former McLouth Steel Site In Trenton, Michigan

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News November 23, 2021 CHICAGO (November 23, 2021) – Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced MSC Land Company LLC has completed a $20 million cleanup of the southern portion of the former McLouth Steel site in Trenton, Michigan. Work was completed with EPA oversight under a settlement agreement between EPA,…

EPA NEWS: EPA Releases Bold National Strategy To Transform U.S. Recycling, California Stands At Forefront

EPA NEWS: EPA Releases Bold National Strategy To Transform U.S. Recycling, California Stands At Forefront

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News November 23, 2021 SAN FRANCISCO (Nov. 23, 2021) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the 2021 National Recycling Strategy to tackle recycling challenges facing the nation and to create a stronger, more resilient, and cost-effective municipal solid waste recycling system. This year, California alone has invested $270…

EPA NEWS: EPA Releases Bold National Strategy To Transform Recycling In America; CNMI Stands At The Forefront

EPA NEWS: EPA Releases Bold National Strategy To Transform Recycling In America; CNMI Stands At The Forefront

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News EPA celebrates CNMI’s work to integrate recycling into Typhoon Yutu recovery November 23, 2021 SAIPAN, Northern Mariana Islands – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the 2021 National Recycling Strategy to tackle recycling challenges facing the nation and to create a stronger, more resilient, and cost-effective municipal solid waste…

SCIENCE NEWS: Cyber Monday Gaming TV Deals: LG, Sony and Samsung

SCIENCE NEWS: Cyber Monday Gaming TV Deals: LG, Sony and Samsung

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News SCIENCE NEWS: After a long weekend of family gatherings and bargain hunting, Cyber Monday is here. While there were many great TV bargains over the Black Friday weekend ,, some of you might have wanted something more specifically for gaming. We have compiled a list of Cyber Monday gaming…

SCIENCE NEWS: 5 ways to prevent your glasses fogging with a mask

SCIENCE NEWS: 5 ways to prevent your glasses fogging with a mask

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News SCIENCE NEWS: This story has been updated. It was first published on November 18, 2020. There’s no doubt that glasses are incredible. These glasses are simple engineering pieces that allow even the most shaky-eyed to enjoy the beauty of nature. However, glasses can be irritating – especially if the…

SCIENCE NEWS: Cyber Monday Deal: Get $78 off this Nixplay digital frame

SCIENCE NEWS: Cyber Monday Deal: Get $78 off this Nixplay digital frame

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News SCIENCE NEWS: It can be difficult to get out of bed and commute to work after Thanksgiving. After four days of Black Friday shopping, food, rest and Thanksgiving, it can be difficult to concentrate on work. As you get back on track, there is one thing to look forward…

FIRE: Interpretive Exhibit About Forests And Fire Opens In Truckee, California December 10, 2021

FIRE: Interpretive Exhibit About Forests And Fire Opens In Truckee, California December 10, 2021

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News FOREST⇌FIRE is an inter-disciplinary, multi-sensory installation connecting art, the humanities and science. Debuting at the Truckee Community Recreation Center in Truckee, California December 10, 2021, it flows thematically through past, present and future, utilizing painting, textiles, beadwork, sculpture, photography and more, to tell the story of the Forest ecology…

SCIENCE NEWS: Cyber Monday: Traeger Grills on Cyber Monday

SCIENCE NEWS: Cyber Monday: Traeger Grills on Cyber Monday

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News SCIENCE NEWS: . Many people associate grilling with summer heat. Winter grilling is even more magical. The smell of smoke is something that cold air has. The heat melts snowflakes when it reaches the hot metal lid. It’s also helpful to have delicious food at the ending. Traeger’s Cyber…

SCIENCE NEWS: How-To Geek’s Top Tech Stocking Stuffers For Holiday 2021

SCIENCE NEWS: How-To Geek’s Top Tech Stocking Stuffers For Holiday 2021

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News SCIENCE NEWS: Valentina Proskurina/Shutterstock.com Tech gifts don’t have to be big, pricey, and showy. You can find many small gadgets that are great stocking stuffers. These are the top picks to make last-minute shopping easier. Happy Holidays! This article is part of our Holiday 2021 Gift Guide where you…

SCIENCE NEWS: The Best VR Games for Oculus Qest, PC and PSVR

SCIENCE NEWS: The Best VR Games for Oculus Qest, PC and PSVR

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News SCIENCE NEWS: nuclear_lily/Shutterstock.com Modern virtual reality headsets have huge libraries of quality games, and developers keep coming up with great new experiences to take advantage of the technology. We have a great selection of VR games for you to choose from, regardless of what VR headset you use. A…

SCIENCE NEWS: Twinkly’s Festive Smart Lights Products Now Support Apple HomeKit

SCIENCE NEWS: Twinkly’s Festive Smart Lights Products Now Support Apple HomeKit

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News SCIENCE NEWS: News @andrew_andrew__ Nov 28, 2021, 12: 34 pm EST 1 min read After years of waiting, Twinkly’s festive smart lights finally support Apple HomeKit. You can now control most of Twinkly’s smart lighting products (Gen 1 and Polygroup products don’t work) using the Apple Home app, a…

SCIENCE NEWS: These meat-eating honey bees will make your nightmares

SCIENCE NEWS: These meat-eating honey bees will make your nightmares

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster dWeb.News SCIENCE NEWS: Scientists discovered a lesser-known species that eats meat and has an additional tooth to chew flesh. According to a recent paper on bees, their extra tooth is used to pull and collect meat. Doug Yanega, an entomologist at UC Riverside claims that these bees are the only…

SCIENCE NEWS: Super jelly can withstand being hit by a car

SCIENCE NEWS: Super jelly can withstand being hit by a car

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster AF dWeb.News SCIENCE NEWS: Credit: Zehuan Huang Researchers have developed a jelly-like material that can withstand the equivalent of an elephant standing on it, and completely recover to its original shape, even though it’s 80% water. The soft-yet-strong material, developed by a team at the University of Cambridge, looks and…

SCIENCE NEWS: Orbital harmony limits the late arrival of water upon TRAPPIST-1 planets

SCIENCE NEWS: Orbital harmony limits the late arrival of water upon TRAPPIST-1 planets

dWeb.News Article from Daniel Webster AF dWeb.News SCIENCE NEWS: . A diagram showing how the TRAPPIST-1 system could look from a vantage point close to planet TRAPPIST-1f (right). Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Seven Earth-sized planets orbit the star TRAPPIST-1 in near-perfect harmony, and U.S. and European researchers have used that harmony to determine how much physical abuse…