2018 Daylight Saving Time: The Pros, The Cons and the Human Implications

It is once again that time of year for all us to remember to adjust our clocks…

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5 Crisis Communication Questions Answered in the Aftermath of the Vegas Shooting

I recently read an article published by the Las Vegas Review Journal analyzing the crisis communication response…

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Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite

A news report from Florida claims that “after disappearing for 60 years, the tropical bed bug has…

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The Future of Logistical Resupply for Disaster Management, Response and Recovery

One of the basic preparedness rules for successful disaster response and recovery is the principle that one…

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The Coming Seafood Crisis: Path to Sustainability or Collapse

In the decade since David Biello warned of the catastrophic consequences of over-fishing the planet’s oceans in…

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Newly Identified Strain of E. Coli Bacteria Resistant to the “Antibiotic of Last Resort”

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Antibiotics and similar drugs, together called antimicrobial agents, have been used for the last 70 years to…

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Can an Earthquake Probability Tool Predict the Next Financial Market Shift?

One of the bragging points for NASA has been the benefits of spin-off commercial projects that stem…

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Emergency Department Drug Shortages – The Next Healthcare Crisis

Recent headlines have raised an alarming warning concerning a worsening shortfall in available Emergency Department medications  (Drug…

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A Breath of (Not So) Fresh Air

If a report were released that forecast 1.3 million premature deaths during the next 15 years due…

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