Specially adapted drones developed by an international team led by UCL have collected data on volcanoes never before explored that will allow local communities to better predict future eruptions. Cutting-edge research on the Manam volcano in Papua New Guinea is improving scientists’ understanding of how volcanoes contribute to the global carbon cycle, which is key …

The Austin-American Statesman List was compiled from surveys of 127 businesses in the region. The list was reduced to 100 employers to be named Top Workplaces. The companies surveyed employ more than 49,000 people in the Austin Region. More than 29,000 employees of the companies surveyed completed questionnaires. “It may not seem right that a …

HVAC and Plumbing Company Grows 165% in Three Years with Expansions in Southern California and Texas LAS VEGAS – For the third year in a row, Goettl Air Conditioning and Plumbing has been recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in the United States by Inc. 5000, a national trade publication known for its …

Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes SPRINGVILLE – A plumber from Utah has said he can no longer stay home and watch the people suffer in Texas, so he and his team decided to head south to help with the cleanup efforts. Every business starts with an idea. It’s hard work, however, that often turns this …

Flint, Michigan, became the poster city for the water crisis in the United States after its main water source was found to be contaminated with lead. Corn a recent study found that approximately 471,000 households across the United States have no access to indoor plumbing at all. “The problems of providing infrastructure reflect long-held and …

Love of family, love of community and love of his career brought Brandon Schmidt to Mankato many years ago. Let’s start from there backwards, starting with his career. Brandon began his career as a plumber in 2001. “Brandon has always wanted to do something in the commerce industry because he loves to build things and …

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Jarboe’s Plumbing, Heating and Cooling of Louisville has purchased Pacific Plumbing. According to a press release, Pacific Plumbing has been doing business in the Louisville area for the past decade and fits well with Jarboe’s goal of focusing on expanding his team in Kentucky. “Pacific Plumbing works with the customer as …

PARIS – Lawmakers in the lower house of the French Parliament on Tuesday approved by an overwhelming majority a bill that would strengthen the surveillance of mosques, schools and sports clubs to protect France from radical Islamists and promote respect for French values ​​- l one of President Emmanuel Macron’s flagship projects. After two weeks …

The Smithsonian’s mind-boggling $ 2 billion expansion plan was supposed to propel the institution into the 21st century. With an ambitious expansion of its 19th-century red administrative building, the castle, which is said to have added restaurants, shops and restrooms, and new entrances overlooking the National Mall to the National Museum of African Art and …

While rummaging through my collection of miscellaneous hardware and other potential pieces for my home’s future, I occasionally come across a ghost of hardware stores from the past. Some go back almost to the dawn of (my) time. I fondly remember visiting hardware stores and discount department store hardware aisles with my Grandpa Mike back …