There is a firebox in the engine room of the train, what non-industry people call the “head”. Into this firebox goes all manner of things — literally anything that can be burnt, really, but preferably coal — which generate heat from conflagration. This heat (and the smoke from the fire) is carried by air through convection into a series of horizontal boiler tubes ahead of and slightly above the firebox. These boiler tubes run through a massive water tank called the boiler. The boiler tubes exit into a vertical column called a chimney at the front end of the train. This is the exhaust pipe, but hold on a minute, we are not done here. … [Read more...] about Which would you recommend? Dealership mechanic or local one?
Kagoike and his wife were also charged with illegally obtaining 120 million yen (1.08 million U.S. dollars) in subsidies between fiscal 2011 and fiscal 2016 from the prefecture and the city of Osaka, by falsifying information regarding the number of teachers working at their preschool, saying there were more staff than was in fact the case. … [Read more...] about Former head of Japanese nationalist school operator, wife found guilty over fraud
Later, when Smith had learned 14 infected passengers were still allowed to board the flights, he tweeted: 'OMG! US Gov't said they would not put anyone on the planes who was symptomatic, and they ended up knowingly and intentionally putting on 14 people who actually have the virus. Decision not to be evacuated = best decision ever!' … [Read more...] about ‘Failed’ quarantine on Diamond Princess meant ‘four or five people every hour’ were being infected says NIH official as 300 Americans including 14 with the virus are evacuated to the US
Another 34 people were stopped at preclearance locations at foreign airports where US officials screen travelers before letting them board flights to America. Pictured: Passengers wear masks as they wait for standby tickets on a China Eastern flight to Shanghai, at Los Angeles International Airport, California, on February 2 … [Read more...] about More than 100 Americans still trapped on the Diamond Princess cruise CANNOT come home, US officials say: Passengers left behind must spend another two weeks quarantined in Japan after disembarking
"We agreed that the present situation represents the early stage of a domestic outbreak. This could progress further," Takaji Wakita, head of the National Institute of Infectious Diseases, who chairs the expert panel, said at a news conference after the panel's first meeting at the prime minister's office. … [Read more...] about Japan remains in early stage of novel coronavirus outbreak: experts