How Long Could You Get Along Without Power?

How Long Could You Get Along Without Power

We have all been in a situation when our power was off for a short time. But what would we have done if it did not come back on? How long could you get along without power? Not very long if you’re like most folks, but it is not that bad if you know what to do and make some preparations.

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How Secure Are Our Nuclear Power Plants?

How Secure Are Our Nuclear Power Plants

Books, television, and movies have capitalized on the public’s lack of knowledge concerning nuclear power plants to produce a myriad of scenarios involving terrorist attacks on such plants.

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The Global Warming Issue – The Enemy We Can’t Stop

The Global Warming Issue

We’ve been talking about global warming for the past 50 years, and we still haven’t managed to take action against this threat that may very well lead to human extinction. Global warming is here, and we can no longer ignore its worldwide effects.

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Decontamination Procedures for Biological and Chemical Agents

Decontamination Procedures for Biological and Chemical Agents

We all know (at least the old dogs) about reports of “yellow rain” in Southeast Asia and Afghanistan. Reports of chemical weapons attacks come from Yemen, Laos, Vietnam, and Afghanistan. If recent history is any indicator, the possibility of a chemical/biological weapons attack on a civilian population may be greater than the chances of a nuclear attack or any other “world-ending” event.

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