Jason Dempsey

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WindPax portable, collapsible wind turbines take a turn at off grid power

The Windpax system’s compact design isn’t new. It’s compact, cylindrical shape is very much in keeping with the wind capturing design behind Rupert …

Fire Rages at Pendleton

Most Popular Military News<p>Female sailors can soon sport several new hairstyles including locks, ponytails, according to new approved regulations.<p>The …

Command and Control in the Era of Social Media

Managing Command & Control in a Social Media world is a complex task.<p>Command and Control is evolving. It is not a standard that is practiced in the …

FEMA Smart Phone App Review - Part III

FEMA Hurricane Sandy briefing on October 31, 2012 (photo credit: FEMA)<p>Last week, we published Part I and II of our in-depth review of the Federal …

Warning system people count on doesn't work everywhere

Experts said the one technology people depend on to keep them save in severe weather is the most prone to failure.<p>Eagle Fire Chief Justin Heim knows …

Floods inflict grievous blow on frail Balkan economies

MAGLAJ, Bosnia/BELGRADE (Reuters) - When the waters receded, hundreds of employees at the paper and pulp factory in the Bosnian town of Maglaj turned up for work. Armed with shovels, they began to clear the mud that caked the Natron Hayat mill, where machinery had sat for days submerged under three …

New Zealand’s first disaster comms conference

<i>Auckland -</i> Australia’s Emergency Media and Public Affairs (EMPA) organization was born out of a desire to share lessons learned after Cyclone Larry …

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Preparing for a disaster - a personal responsibility

Man walks through the flood water in Jakarta, Indonesia, Jan. 18, 2014. Photo Credit: Xinhua/Agung Kuncahya B.<p><b>This article was prepared by Frederic</b> …