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10 injured after fire engulfs Whampoa HDB flat

Straits Times 28 Feb 2021
They were subsequently taken to hospital, said the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) in a Facebook post ... At the same time, firefighters from Central Fire Station extinguished the fire using one water jet and two compressed air foam backpacks ... A firefighter on the ground floor can be seen using a water jet to put out the fire ... ....

10 injured, including 3 children, after fire engulfs Whampoa flat

Straits Times 28 Feb 2021
They were subsequently taken to hospitals, said the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) in a Facebook post ... At the same time, firefighters from Central Fire Station extinguished the fire using one water jet and two compressed air foam backpacks ... � ....

Sustainable aviation fuel is the only way forward if we want to keep flying

The Observer 28 Feb 2021
Aviation is an important part of the global economy; until Covid-19, it was responsible for 2.8% of global CO2 emissions ... The 1.5C target allows no room for fossil fuelled commercial aviation by 2050 ... There are signs that this is beginning to happen ... Electricity, water, and CO2 are used to create jet fuel that can be used in existing planes ... .

Candles a decor favorite this winter for light, scent, mood

News & Record 28 Feb 2021
Kim Cook The Associated Press. If a candle is burning in a dark room, we don't see the darkness, we see the light ... Decorating with candles ... "I used no lights, only candles," he says ... Virginia Valentini and Francesco Breganze of the Italian studio LatoxLato have designed a clever candelabrum; they use a water jet to precisely cut small slabs of marble ... .

Brad Johnson column — Water, jets set for takeoff in Pierre

Watertown Public Opinion 27 Feb 2021
Two measures remaining before the South Dakota Legislature may have a major impact on our environment, while a third will determine whether Gov. Kristi Noem can speed up her cross-country travels ....

Earth-Similarity Index: Where Could We Live Besides Earth?

Interesting Engineering 27 Feb 2021
These planets likely have a surface temperature that could allow liquid water ... It often sprays water out into space-jets that can shoot water-ice at 800 miles per hour (400 meters per second), which eventually coaleses to form Saturn's E-ring-and we have been able to determine what chemicals it contains.

We're looking for a few good swimmers to join our ranks

The Galveston Daily News 26 Feb 2021
The beach water temperature dropped down to 45 degrees during the ice storm ... Many of these have to be set using a water jet, so we have to have just the right tide and wave conditions. While the crew is out there, they also jet out any stumps that are broken off from previous signage.

Repairs in progress after sewer main break spilled millions of gallons of raw sewage into street of N.J. town

NJ dot com 26 Feb 2021
... of gallons of waste water flooded the streets of Ventnor ... Water will be tested again after the bypass is installed. In addition, six pumps are draining water away from the flooded area and a pair of Jet-Vac trucks are cleaning streets and sidewalks after the 27-inch line burst.

Royal Oak expects to have new downtown park by early fall

Royal Oak Daily Tribune 26 Feb 2021
“If the City Commission approves the water feature and a bathroom that pushes the cost up to $6 million,” said City Manager Paul Brake. Approved designs for the park included a restroom and a pop-up jet area where water sprays in the air for children to play in ... A water feature was the most popular amenity respondents favored.

National Weather Service meteorologists preparing for severe weather season amid pandemic

News-Press Now 26 Feb 2021
Feb ... To mitigate the spread of the coronavirus, warning coordination meteorologist Chad Omitt said the office limited how many staffers were allowed in the office at a time ... These colder waters push the jet stream north, which tends to lead to drought conditions in the southern United States and heavier rainfall in the Pacific Northwest ... Local Videos.

Morning roundup: Former U.S. Olympic gymnastics coach John Geddert commits suicide

The Oklahoman 26 Feb 2021
GYMNASTICS. Former U.S. Olympic gymnastics coach commits suicide ... COLLEGE BASKETBALL ... CINCINNATI 70, TULSA 69 ... NO ... Apparently, Wilson's team has already pinpointed the Las Vegas Raiders, Miami Dolphins, New Orleans Saints and New York Jets as teams the seven-time Pro Bowler would be willing to join if the football waters off Puget Sound can't be calmed ... .

Comet makes a pit stop near Jupiter's asteroids

Phys Dot Org 25 Feb 2021
Water remains frozen on a comet until it reaches about 200 million miles from the Sun, where heat from sunlight converts water ice to gas that escapes from the nucleus in the form of jets. So the activity signals that the tail might not be made of water.

Texans won’t hamper Will Fuller’s free agency with franchise tag

New York Post 25 Feb 2021
More On.. houston texans. Texans’ new coach unable to talk Deshaun Watson off trade ledge ... Jets could have a Deshaun Watson problem as impatience grows ... The Texans already granted J.J ... The free-agent market could be loaded with game-changing receivers, much to the joy of the needy Jets and Giants.Or it could be watered down by the franchise tag ... .