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Stone Weathering By Musa Tokmak
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The study aimed to identify deterioration problems, repair and conservation needs of andesites on the walls of the Ankara Castle. Decay forms of walls were documented by visual examination. Samples... More > taken from the surface of the weathered andesites were examined for their basic physical, mechanical compositional and minerological properties. The bulk density and total porosity were determined as basic physical properties. The mechanical properties were expressed as ultrasonic velocity and modulus of elasticity (Emod). Compositional and mineralogical properties were determined by optical microscopy and XRD analyses. Soluble salt content of the andesite samples was determined by spot tests of anions and electrical conductivity measurements.Findings were evaluated in terms of the long-term weathering behaviour of andesites under the effect of the prevailing climate, air pollution problems of Ankara, dampness problems of the structure, previous repairs with incompatible cement mortars.< Less
Cold Weather Medicine Course By United States Marine Corps
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U.S. Marine Corps Cold Weather Medicine Survival Course, Training and Skills is an excellent manual for anyone who might find themselves in a survival situation. Table of Contents: Mountain Safety... More > (Winter); Survival Kit; Cold Weather Clothing; Winter War Fighting Load Requirements; Nomenclature and Care of Military Ski Equipment; Military Snow Shoe Movement; Preventive Medicine; Patient Assessment; Triage; Tactical Combat Casualty Care; Land Navigation Review; Nutrition; Hypothermia; Freezing / Near Freezing Tissue Injuries; Extreme Cold Weather Tent; Personal / Team Stoves; Ten Man Arctic Tent: Burn Management; Miscellaneous Cold Weather Medical Problems; CaseVacs and CaseVacs Reporting; High Altitude Health Problems; Environmental Hazards 1; Environmental Hazards 2; Avalanche Search Organization; Avalanche Transceivers; Bivouac Routine; Wilderness Orthopedic Trauma; Cold Weather Leadership Problems; Submersion Incidents; Requirements for Survival; Survival Signaling...< Less
Cidae's Rise - Dead Weather By Robb Pratt & Jesse Heindl
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Bully. Victim. Thug. Outcast. Lunatic. All of these are terms for the questionable progeny of the late Count Cidae. Largely unaware of each other’s existence, the mysterious and sudden... More > disappearance of the Count brings them all together for the first time – just in time to be disowned and disinherited. And this turns out to be only the beginning of their problems, for when things go horribly awry in the bustling port of Gravenhurst, these newfound siblings find that they must band together to survive as a sinister menace develops, threatening to wipe out the city…< Less
Falling In Love With The Earth, A Tale of Love and Strange Weather By Tyger Wright
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Beautiful and mysterious water nymphs are at this moment plenteous in Connecticut, and environmental degradation effects them to a very serious degree. The new novel, Falling In Love With The Earth ~... More > A Tale of Love and Strange Weather, begins with this premise. Nymphs and other mythological figures have intriguing and deepening relationships with each other and with contemporary mortals in town and country settings. Action occurs by rural streams and a city fountain, in abandoned mills, at municipal meetings and the Nathan Hale homestead, for some examples. Shape shifting, revelations and transformations occur. Uncanny stray animals appear and help as problems arise. Strange weather interweaves through the story and when it grows severe, mortals must make choices they had never dreamed they would have to consider.< Less
PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS OF SLUMS IN SOLAPUR CITY By Dr. Raut Bapu Bhima
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After food, settlement is the most important need of man. Men constructs houses and develop settlements to protect themselves against the vagaries of weather and to enjoy social life. In ... More > fact settlement is man’s most essential base for adaptation with his physical as well as cultural environment. Housing occupies a most significant place in the problem of welfare of the people. Access to adequate housing is a problem for many urban dwellers. Prices are often higher in cities than rural areas due to higher land prices and labour cost.< Less
Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume XVII; Knee Problems By Medical Professionals & National Institute of Health
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Knee pain is a common complaint for many people. There are several factors that can cause knee pain. Awareness and knowledge of the causes of knee pain lead to a more accurate diagnosis. Management... More > of knee pain is in the accurate diagnosis and effective treatment for that diagnosis. Knee pain can be either referred pain or related to the knee joint itself. A Chinese study concluded that knee pain is significantly more prevalent in people working in cold stores than in those in normal temperature. One study came to the conclusion that 17% of adolescents with anterior knee pain (a common but benign self-limiting condition) report that their pain is associated with cold weather. The same study indicated that the main activities associated with anterior knee pain are sporting, stair climbing and walking, but also sitting. Some people with anterior knee pain tend to have generally colder knees, and such people also trend towards having to wear extra tights/long johns in the winter.< Less
Air Crash Investigations: Lost Over The Atlantic, The Mysterious Disappearance Of Air France Flight 447 By George Cramoisi
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On 31 May 2009, flight AF447, an Airbus A330-200, took off from Rio de Janeiro bound for Paris. At 2 h 10, a position message and some maintenance messages were transmitted by the ACARS automatic... More > system. After this nothing was heard of from the aircraft. Six days later bodies and airplane parts were found by the French and Brazilian navies. All 228 passengers and crew members on board are presumed to have perished in the accident. A massive search by air and sea craft for the plane's black boxes failed so far.< Less
AIR CRASH INVESTIGATIONS: LOST OVER THE ATLANTIC, The Mysterious Disappearance of Air France Flight 447 By George Cramoisi
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On 31 May 2009, flight AF447, an Airbus A330-200, took off from Rio de Janeiro bound for Paris. At 2 h 10, a position message and some maintenance messages were transmitted by the ACARS automatic... More > system. After this nothing was heard of from the aircraft. Six days later bodies and airplane parts were found by the French and Brazilian navies. All 228 passengers and crew members on board are presumed to have perished in the accident. A massive search by air and sea craft for the plane’s black boxes failed so far.< Less
Air Crash Investigations - Deadly Mistakes - The Crash of China Air Flight 129 By George Cramoisi, Editor
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On April 15, 2002, Air China flight 129, a Boeing 767-200ER, operated by Air China, en route from Beijing, China to Busan, Korea, crashed on Mt. Dotdae, near Gimhae Airport, Busan. Of the 166 persons... More > on board, 37 persons survived the crash, while 129 occupants were killed. The Korean Aviation Accident Investigation Board (KAAIB) determined that the probable cause of the crash was pilot error due to poor crew resource management and lost situational awareness during the circling approach of the runway. The Chinese investigation team pointed out that the Korean ATC was not fully licensed and mistakenly directed the airliner to descend to a wrong altitude and that the airport did not inform the crew of the weather conditions at the time. A contributing factor was that the airline made all announcements in Chinese and English, while most passengers were Korean.< Less
AIR CRASH INVESTIGATIONS: DEADLY MISTAKES The Crash of Air China Flight 129 By George Cramoisi, editor
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On April 15, 2002, Air China flight 129, a Boeing 767-200ER, operated by Air China, en route from Beijing, China to Busan, Korea, crashed on Mt. Dotdae, near Gimhae Airport, Busan. Of the 166 persons... More > on board, 37 persons survived the crash, while 129 occupants were killed. The Korean Aviation Accident Investigation Board (KAAIB) determined that the probable cause of the crash was pilot error due to poor crew resource management and lost situational awareness during the circling approach of the runway. The Chinese investigation team pointed out that the Korean ATC was not fully licensed and mistakenly directed the airliner to descend to a wrong altitude and that the airport did not inform the crew of the weather conditions at the time. A contributing factor was that the airline made all announcements in Chinese and English, while most passengers were Korean.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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