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Winter survival guide – The Stokes News
20 Jan
6:29

Winter survival guide – The Stokes News

Winter survival guide: Tips to stay safe and warm when snow or ice are forecast BEFORE A WINTER STORM: MAKE AN EMERGENCY KIT It’s a good idea to keep a well-stocked emergency kit in your house year-round. Most items in your kit will be ones that you keep around your […]

Crisis-hit families struggle as winter arrives in Lebanon – UNHCR
19 Jan
6:18

Crisis-hit families struggle as winter arrives in Lebanon – UNHCR

By Paula Barrachina and Houssam Hariri in the Bekaa Valley, Lebanon  |  18 January 2022   |  Español Winter has taken hold in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley, bringing heavy rains and pushing nighttime temperatures close to freezing. Syrian single mother Majida faces testing months ahead living in her makeshift shelter, its leaky tarpaulin roof weighed down […]

Is Food My Friend or My Enemy? – Psychology Today
18 Jan
6:16

Is Food My Friend or My Enemy? – Psychology Today

“What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.” —Neitzsche We have evolved a complicated relationship with eating that is the reverse of Nietzsche’s well-known aphorism: Food makes you stronger—and then kills you. Here’s a truly profound and obvious statement: The more days that you have been alive, the more likely you […]

How to Save Afghanistan – Asharq Al-awsat – English
17 Jan
6:09

How to Save Afghanistan – Asharq Al-awsat – English

Afghanistan is in free fall. Since the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan, the economy has imploded and people are being crushed in the collapse. Cash for basic transactions has dried up, the Afghani currency is plummeting, and trade is wrecked by lack of confidence in the financial sector. A projected 30 […]

Hugh Bailey: How to save a dying mall? Try moving in – CT Post
16 Jan
6:08

Hugh Bailey: How to save a dying mall? Try moving in – CT Post

From the early 1800s until the mid-1980s, a sprawling property just off I-84 in Waterbury was the site of heavy industrial use, including as a brass mill. Since 1997, it’s been the location of the Brass Mill Center, a million-square-foot mall, as well as a 200,000-square-foot shopping center next door […]

Texas winter weather 2022: How to prepare for a snow storm – The Texas Tribune
15 Jan
6:06

Texas winter weather 2022: How to prepare for a snow storm – The Texas Tribune

Many Texans are used to gearing up for hurricane season. The same mindset should apply during the winter months, Dozier said. “The thing about winter storms (is) they’re a lot like a hurricane,” he said. “We have a little bit of an extended period (where meteorologists) are forecasting that we’re […]

Costa Concordia is gone, but horror lingers 10 years later – Minneapolis Star Tribune
14 Jan
5:57

Costa Concordia is gone, but horror lingers 10 years later – Minneapolis Star Tribune

GIGLIO, Italy — Fog horns wailed and church bells tolled Thursday as Italy honored the 32 victims of the Costa Concordia shipwreck on the 10th anniversary of the disaster, with a commemoration that recalled the moment the cruise ship struck a reef and capsized off the Tuscan island of Giglio. […]

15th Anniversary of Ozarks great ice storm brings back memories of misery and desperation – KY3
13 Jan
5:47

15th Anniversary of Ozarks great ice storm brings back memories of misery and desperation – KY3

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – January 12 marks the 15th anniversary of the beginning of the 2007 great ice storm in the Ozarks that has endured as one of the most significant weather events in the area’s history. For three days the build up of an inch-and-a-half of ice on trees […]

‘Project Zomboid’: How To Survive The Late Game Stages – International Business Times
12 Jan
5:46

‘Project Zomboid’: How To Survive The Late Game Stages – International Business Times

KEY POINTS Stockpile food, weapons and fuel early in the game Gas station pumps need electricity to work Water from natural sources must be purified before consumption Even after getting familiar with the basics of not starving to death and not getting eaten alive, players in “Project Zomboid” still need […]

Scientists Say The Ocean Is Getting Loud – gcaptain.com
11 Jan
5:36

Scientists Say The Ocean Is Getting Loud – gcaptain.com

By Iain Barber (the Conversation) On summer evenings in the 1980s, the residents of a houseboat community in Sausalito, California would often have trouble sleeping. A bizarre and persistent humming noise would keep them awake, and although they investigated, neither the residents nor the local authorities could pinpoint the problem. […]