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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

COVID-19 kills 23 people at an Alabama veterans nursing home


COVID-19 kills 23 people at an Alabama veterans nursing home


Article Excerpt: "... About two dozen people have died at an Alabama veterans nursing home because of COVID-19, the illness caused by the new coronavirus, the state said Tuesday. The Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs said in a statement the 23 deaths occurred at the Bill Nichols State Veterans Home in Alexander City..."


Reference: www.chron.com

airbnb: The Cottage at The Winchester Manor

airbnb: The Cottage at The Winchester Manor


airbnb: The Cottage (New Market,AL)
airbnb: The Cottage (New Market,AL)
Article Excerpt: "... Renovated 100 yr old Cottage. Has herringbone bricked floors, kitchenette, and Jacuzzi/Shower tub. All romantically placed in a little downtown, in a garden, with little old family style restaurant just across the street. Only about 15 miles from the center of Huntsville, AL The Cottage is located at our house/venue The Winchester Manor in New Market, AL...about 15 miles outside of Huntsville, AL. The Cottage is a 1 bedroom open space with a breakfast nook, kitchen area (with microwave, mini fridge, coffee maker, etc.), bathroom with tub, satellite TV, heating/air, access to courtyard, downtown New Market with antique brick floors. We're told this property was the first post office in North Alabama, later used ..."

Reference: www.airbnb.com

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Cygnus cargo ship leaves space station for free-flying fire mission


Cygnus cargo ship leaves space station for free-flying fire mission


Article Excerpt: "... the cargo ship will now spend several weeks on its own deploying tiny satellites and conducting a fire experiment that scientists hope will lead to safer spacecraft for astronauts. The Northrop Grumman-built Cygnus NG-13 launched to the space station Feb. 15 on an Antares rocket and arrived three days later, delivering 7,500 lbs. (3,400 kilograms) of science gear ..."


Reference: www.space.com

How to watch Elon Musk's Starlink at night this week


How to watch Elon Musk's Starlink at night this week


Article Excerpt: "... SPACEX'S Starlink satellites will be visible this week. Find out how you can watch the Starlink satellite trains at night..."


Reference: www.express.co.uk

Mayor of Huntsville explains plan to enforce amended coronavirus Safer at Home order


Mayor of Huntsville explains plan to enforce amended coronavirus Safer at Home order


Article Excerpt: "... The city said it will follow up on complaints, but is not doing any surprise visits to businesses who have not been complained about..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Rocket Engine Market to See Massive Growth by 2026 : GE Aerospace, SpaceX, Bell Aircraft


Rocket Engine Market to See Massive Growth by 2026 : GE Aerospace, SpaceX, Bell Aircraft


Article Excerpt: "... report released by HTF MI with title "Rocket Engine Market Research: Global Status & Forecast by Geography, Type & Application (2015-2025)" is designed covering micro level of analysis by manufacturers and key business segments. The Rocket Engine Market survey analysis offers..."


Reference: www.digitaljournal.com

Alabama bankers: Apply for federal aid while money remains, paperwork is lighter


Alabama bankers: Apply for federal aid while money remains, paperwork is lighter


Article Excerpt: "... Alabama bankers say now is the time for small businesses to act if they haven’t yet received federal aid. The Paycheck Protection Program (or PPP) is federal COVID-19 pandemic relief designed to help ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Erring On The Side of Caution: Intelligent Huntsville Community Continues to Remain Home During Reopening


All’s quiet in Huntsville on Alabama’s grand reopening


Article Excerpt: "... On the day of Alabama’s grand reopening, Huntsville mostly took a pass. ..."


Reference: www.msn.com

Sunday, May 10, 2020

What Alabama’s updated ‘safer at home’ plan means for you


What Alabama’s updated ‘safer at home’ plan means for you


Article Excerpt: "... Starting on Monday, Alabamians will no longer be prohibited by law from gatherings of 10 people or more, or from getting a haircut or working out at a commercial gym. But those activities won’t look like they used to either ..."


Reference: www.al.com

Amazing Look at Jupiter’s Incredible Storms Using Ground and Space Observations


Amazing Look at Jupiter’s Incredible Storms Using Ground and Space Observations


Article Excerpt: "...NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope and the ground-based Gemini Observatory in Hawaii have teamed up with the Juno spacecraft to probe the mightiest storms in the solar system, taking place more than 500 million miles away on the giant planet Jupiter... Juno is part of NASA’s New Frontiers Program, which is managed at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, for NASA’s Science Mission Directorate..."


Reference: scitechdaily.com

Friday, May 8, 2020

Guidance on Absentee Voting (Coronavirus Concerns) in Upcoming July 14 Primary Runoff Election

Alabama: Guidance on Absentee Voting (Coronavirus Concerns) in Upcoming July 14 Primary Runoff Election


application online
Article Excerpt: "... Amid coronavirus concerns, it is important to remember that Alabamians who are concerned about contracting or spreading an illness have the opportunity to avoid the polls on Election Day by casting an absentee ballot,” shared Secretary Merrill. “Alabamians can access the application online or by visiting or calling their local Absentee Election Manager’s office..."

Reference: www.sos.alabama.gov

NASA rolls out ‘Launch America’ campaign


NASA rolls out ‘Launch America’ campaign


Article Excerpt: "... On May 27, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will fly on SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft. It will mark the first time NASA has launched astronauts into orbit from the United States since the end of the Space Shuttle program in 2011..."


Reference: www.wdbj7.com

Here are the rules for Alabama's amended Safer at Home order


Here are the rules for Alabama's amended Safer at Home order


Article Excerpt: "... Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey is extending the Safer at Home order and amending it with expanded openings. The amended Safer at Home order takes effect on May 11 at 5 p.m. and expires on May 22 at 5 p.m. The following businesses are allowed to reopen under the amended Safer at Home order:..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Rocket City Might Start Enforcing Safer at Home Order


City of Huntsville watching businesses reportedly violating safer at home order, says no citations have been issued


Article Excerpt: "... The safer at home order is set to end May 15. Right now, the city says that no citations have been issued..."


Reference: whnt.com

Once NASA reopens, giant rocket managed in Huntsville will be ready


Once NASA reopens, giant rocket managed in Huntsville will be ready


Article Excerpt: "... the giant moon rocket managed at Huntsville’s Marshall Space Flight Center will be ready for testing. That's the word this week from Boeing, which built the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket ..."


Reference: www.al.com

Formal Talks Paused on Next Stimulus Package, Trump Economic Adviser Larry Kudlow Says


Formal Talks Paused on Next Stimulus Package, Trump Economic Adviser Larry Kudlow Says


Article Excerpt: "... WASHINGTON—A top economic adviser to President Trump said formal negotiations over the next coronavirus relief package won’t resume until late May or early June, as the administration takes a wait-and-see approach on further spending..."


Reference: www.wsj.com

China’s new experimental spacecraft returns to Earth – after experiencing mysterious malfunction


China’s new experimental spacecraft returns to Earth – after experiencing mysterious malfunction


Article Excerpt: "... its mission had been hit by a mysterious malfunction with a "flexible and inflatable cargo return capsule" that was being tested as part of the launch, and which China gave no further information on. The China Manned Space Agency has said only that it operated abnormally..."


Reference: www.independent.co.uk

China Launches New Rocket as It Aims to Complete Space Station by 2022


China Launches New Rocket as It Aims to Complete Space Station by 2022


Article Excerpt: "... China plans to send four crewed space missions and the same number of cargo craft to complete work on its permanent space station within about two years, officials said after the launch of a newly designed spacecraft aboard the latest heavy-lift rocket..."


Reference: time.com

Alabama Gov.: 'last thing a business owner needs to worry about is a frivolous lawsuit'


Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey issues two supplemental states of emergency


Article Excerpt: "... I want to do everything within my authority to protect businesses as Alabama’s economy gets up and running again. As we resume operations, the very last thing a business owner needs to worry about is a frivolous lawsuit from responding to COVID-19..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Human urine could help make concrete on Moon


Space agency: Human urine could help make concrete on Moon


Article Excerpt: "... The agency said researchers in a recent study it sponsored found that urea, the main organic compound in urine, would make the mixture for a "lunar concrete" more malleable before it hardens into its sturdy final form..."


Reference: phys.org

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Get Back To Work! They Are Giving You Death and Calling It Liberty

Opening America up to a deadly pandemic want us to risk sacrificing our lives for their power

They Are Giving You Death and Calling It Liberty


Article Excerpt: "... Dr. Anthony Fauci, the NIH epidemiologist working alongside the White House, asked an essential question on CNN Monday night. “How many deaths and how much suffering are you willing to accept to get back to what you want to be, some form of normality, sooner rather than later?..."


Reference: www.rollingstone.com

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

NASA Orders 18 Space Launch System RS-25 Rocket Engines to Support Artemis Missions to Moon


NASA Orders 18 Space Launch System RS-25 Rocket Engines to Support Artemis Missions to Moon


Article Excerpt: "... NASA has awarded a contract to Aerojet Rocketdyne to manufacture 18 additional Space Launch System RS-25 rocket engines to support Artemis missions to the Moon. The follow-on contract to produce 18 engines is valued at $1.79 billion. This includes labor to build and test the engines, produce tooling, and support SLS flights powered by the engines ..."


Reference: spacecoastdaily.com

3M buys contaminated school property, still facing regulator scrutiny, lawsuits, grand jury


3M buys contaminated school property, still facing regulator scrutiny, lawsuits, grand jury


Article Excerpt: "... The negotiations apparently include the subject of discharges of PFAs chemicals into the Tennessee River – at levels beyond what 3M told regulators it was doing. The chemicals were made by 3M for decades, and are linked to variety of health problems, including some cancers. “The Company is authorized to discharge wastewater from its Decatur plant pursuant to the terms of a Clean Water Act National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit issued by ADEM,” 3M said in the filing. “The NPDES permit requires the Company to report on a monthly and quarterly basis the quality and quantity of pollutants discharged to the Tennessee River..."


Reference: whnt.com

Time to Replace: Ala. sheriffs' health order enforcement runs gamut from refusal to citations


Ala. sheriffs' health order enforcement runs gamut from refusal to citations


Article Excerpt: "... Some sheriffs are refusing to enforce the order...In recent days, a handful of sheriffs have spoken of their unwillingness to enforce Alabama’s “safer at home” health order, an order that prevents dining in restaurants, keeps barbershops and beauty shops closed, and blocks churches from holding large services. The list includes Republican sheriffs, such as Hal Allred in Lamar County and Mark Moon in Blount County. Also on Monday, Marshall County Sheriff Phil Sims said he has no intentions of “actively patrolling churches,” even though Marshall has seen a recent jump in cases and now has more infections and more deaths than up the road in the much larger Madison County..."


Reference: www.policeone.com

Nearly all Ala. House Democrats don’t show up to session for health, budget concerns


Nearly all Ala. House Democrats don’t show up to session for health, budget concerns


Article Excerpt: "... Out of 28 democratic representatives, Rep. Rod Scott, D-Fairfield was the only one who attended. “I believe I am the only Democrat today,” Scott said. "I decided to come today because of my constitutional responsibility to represent my constituents on the two things we are supposed to do as legislators and that is to pass the General fund and the Education budgets..."


Reference: www.wsfa.com