Ever since humanity first decided to stop wandering through the wilderness in order to create a more permanent, stationary civilization we have engineered the land to suit our needs. From the construction of aqueducts and canals to the building of bridges, we have manipulated the world around us in order to provide the communities we …
Sinkholes can range in size from the size of a dinner plate to the size of an intersection! They can be a real danger to the public, so it’s important to know how to detect them.
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How the Tree Outside Your Window Helps You Save Money
New study highlights the energy-saving benefits of city trees.
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Creating An Electrically Safe Work Condition Published: April 2017 By: Jim Phillips “Kill the Circuit.” This phrase is a colorful way of saying, “De
6 tips for crafting a killer diversity strategy for your business
Diversity is a hot topic in modern business. But many make the mistake of thinking that it is just restricted to women in the workplace, or flexibility for working mothers, when in reality the umbrella covers a much wider range If you’re considering crafting a diversity strategy for your business, knowing where to start can seem like an overwhelming task Aubrey Blanche is the head of diversity and inclusion at Atlassian. Personally, she identifies as an LGTBQI Hispanic American woman. Professionally, she is an endless resource of knowledge about how businesses can implement and succeed at diversity and inclusion. 1. Start small Rather than some grand gesture, Blanche says small things consistently can make a huge…
Taliban propaganda showcases US weapons and radios as captured war spoils
The pictures may depict a trend of U.S. military weapons supplied to the Afghan military falling into Taliban hands.
This is What a Massive 500 Gallon Propane Tank Explosion Looks Like
If there's one thing that you want to avoid with anything that's propane powered from your grill to your heater, It would most obviously be a situation that would put the propane tank in danger of building up enough pressure to explode and send shrapnel flying everywhere. While these tanks are fitted with safety...
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
TRAFFIC ALERT: I-80 to close for 2 nights near Tooele
If you're heading out on Interstate 80 in Tooele County there are two nights of lane closures to be aware about. On Monday February 25, westbound I-80 will close at State Road 36 from 8 p. m. Monday to 5 a. m. Tuesday morning. On Tuesday February 26, UDOT will shutdown eastbound lanes during the same time frame, from 8 p. m. Tuesday to 5 a. m. Wednesday morning. "On Monday night, westbound drivers will be detoured off I-80 onto S. R. 36 and then to S. R.