Kitchen workers Andrew Campbell, right, …
Every student needs a measure of comfort to achieve scholastic success. Studies prove that when classroom temperatures are too hot, too cold or too humid, students struggle to overcome it. The distractions can lead to failure.
When uncomfortable, a person’s brain is constantly reminding the body to do something about the condition, making it hard for a student to stay focused.
With comfort, students work better and get smarter. That’s a fact.
Nick White, director of
By Keith Ridler
Idaho Power’s Langley Gulch Power …
The historic Wells Street bridge in Fort Wayne, Ind. A new $20 million riverfront development is planned for eight areas on both sides of the river.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A riverfront development planned for Fort Wayne will cost more than originally thought but have more amenities, including a pavilion, promenade and elevated
Coaxial Test Probes from Pasternack Provide Engineers an Easy Solution for Testing & Developing Circuits
Irvine, CA – Pasternack, a leading provider of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, debuts a new line of semi-rigid test probes designed to assist in testing microwave circuits.By soldering the outer conductor to the signal ground and the exposed center conductor to the trace carrying the signal of interest, sampling measurements with these probes can be made without having to
Leviton’s Atlas-X1TM connector shows 53 percent improvement in heat dissipation over typical connectors
BOTHELL, Wash. — After rigorous testing, Leviton today announced that its Atlas-X1 copper connectors exceed current and developing performance standards for higher wattage Power over Ethernet (PoE). The test results confirm that Atlas-X1 Cat 6A connectors will ensure system longevity and prepare networks for future upgrades and growth while supporting PoE at 60 or
Geberit has announced the availability of a hands-free, electronic version of its Sigma10 flush plate.
DES PLAINES, IL — Geberit is pleased to offer a hands-free, electronic version of its Sigma10 flush plate. Available with battery power or an AC transformer, the Sigma10 activates via touch-free infrared sensing, making it a perfect option for designing an ADA compliant restroom.
The hands-free Sigma10 is compatible with
NBC says it will provide 85 hours of virtual reality programming during the Rio Olympics in August, but only to users of Samsung Galaxy smartphones and the Samsung Gear VR headset. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
By Mae Anderson
NEW YORK (AP) — Athletes in Rio will compete
By Brandon Bailey
By Brandon Bailey
Nearly 70 people were evacuated from residences, a library, and a YMCA in Pierre after a city street crew ruptured an underground gas line.
Nearly 70 people were evacuated from residences, a library, and a YMCA of the USA facility in Pierre, S.D., for about two hours June 27 while crews worked to repair a ruptured underground gas line.
Algae causes boil water order for almost 3,600 water customers.
Approximately 3,600 customers in the Crittenden-Livingston County Water District were placed under a boil advisory
State to help shore up Rosecrans levee.
The governor of Missouri announced May 25 that the State would provide $5 million in funding towards a $72 million repair project designed to help protect levees in the South Side and Rosecrans from flood damage.
EPA warns of chemicals in water.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a health advisory May 19 stating that eight facilities in Alabama showed higher than recommended concentrations of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS), including the West Morgan-East Lawrence Water Authority and …
Oily mist surfaces at Porter Ranch gas leak as well pressure drops.
Southern California Gas Company announced January 6 that crews began casting demister pads, which contain a mesh screen, to contain an oily mist that has appeared from a methane leak at the company’s Aliso Canyon Storage Facility above Porter Ranch. The utility reported that the pads will trap droplets that mix with the gas as it rises.
DEP fines Kinder Morgan for Philadelphia storage tank violations.
Kinder Morgan was issued a