Latest Fire Stories
SFPE Reports Inadequate Building Design Contributed to Deaths of 92 Children and 3 Nuns Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 Shortly before the end
A water damage leader is looking to partner with restoration contractors from all areas of the restoration industry, water, mold, and fire. Cleveland OH (PRWEB)
As forest fire season winds down, scientists have developed a new computer model that can help predict the paths of forest fires.
Shutgun Highlights the Importance of Mitigating Sprinkler Water Damage and the Affects on Hotel Insurance Deductibles New York, NY (PRWEB) November 07, 2013
Professional fire and smoke restoration work requires experience and resources to perform properly. Boise, ID (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 When the firefighters
The increasing number of wildfires occurring throughout the US in recent summers has been sending carbon monoxide and other toxins into the atmosphere, causing respiratory issues among people living far from the affected areas.
As firefighters emerge from another record wildfire season in the Western United States, University of California, Berkeley, scientists say it's time to give them a 21st century tool: a fire-spotting satellite.
A Bunsen burner produces a single open gas flame; it is commonly found in labs - used for heating, sterilization, and combustion. Robert Bunsen, in 1852, was hired at the University of Heidelberg and promised a new laboratory building. Heidelberg had just started installing coal-gas street lighting which provided light but not necessarily heat. Laboratory lamps, at the time, left much to be desired regarding economy and simplicity. The desire was to maximize the temperature and minimize...
- Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
More Images (252 images) »