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Halting Kuwait Oil Fires with Design (1991)

Problem (in 1991) : Oil Fires generating tons of thick oil smoke every minute, polluting the Himalayas thousands of miles away. Team: Dilworth Design rapidly assembled a team of 25 volunteer scientists and engineers to provide solutions. The team diagnosed … Continue reading

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Lost Aircraft Tracking System with “Breadcrumbs” – for Free

Great article on tracking crashed aircraft in Air and Space magazine November 2011 issue “Lost in America.“ The article describes several types of Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT) technology used to help alert family and officials that a plane has crashed, … Continue reading

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How Japan Can Stop Dumping Radioactive Water in Our Ocean

“The release of radioactivity from Fukushima–both as atmospheric fallout and direct discharges to the ocean–represents the largest accidental release of radiation to the ocean in history,” according to a National Science Foundation synopsis of a study. “As of February 2012, … Continue reading

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Protected: Deflecting Most Head-On Crashes – by Design

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Preventing Oil-Tanker Spills With Proven Aircraft Technology

Preventing Oil-Tanker Spills With Aircraft Technology (c) Copyright 1990-2005 David Dilworth This is a concept for an inexpensive, but not free, lunch. Converting proven technology can dramatically reduce the serious harms from oil tanker spills and their fires and lower … Continue reading

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