Maria Braun

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And the Winner of the Flipboard + Airbnb Contest Is….

How many of you have ever called someone up to tell them they’ve won a big prize and then captured it all on camera? It’s fun. Really fun.<p>That was Caitrin Garrett of Vermont. We had the pleasure of surprising her with the news that she was the grand prize winner of Flipboard and Airbnb’s “Put a …

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A Tale of Two Dams

Oroville and Folsom dams illustrate challenge of maintaining older designs.<p>Twelve years ago, widespread destruction from Hurricane Katrina on the Gulf Coast helped compel federal engineers 2,000 miles away in California to remake a 1950s-era dam by constructing a massive steel-and-concrete gutter …