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How to Prepare for a Construction Manager Career

One of the biggest parts of any economy is in construction.   If you are interested in forming a career in the construction industry, consider becoming a construction manager.   As a manager you will be working on construction projects and playing a big role in their successful...

Best Paying Jobs in Health Care

Best Paying Jobs in Health Care

Careers within the health care industry are expected to expand into a record number of job opportunities. Health care careers dominate eight of the top ten highest paying occupations and offer a variety of employment possibilities with ample salaries. During May 2009, the U.S. Bureau of Labor...

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How to Prepare for a Career in Cabinet Making

Do you enjoy working with wood?   Are you good at building things?   If so, a career in cabinet making could be the perfect job for you.   If you think you'd like to give it a shot, we've put together following guide to help you make the most out of your career as a cabinet maker.High...

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What Is a Berm?

A berm is one of the oldest constructions that man has developed and used for hundreds of years as a way of containing certain areas. A berm is actually a mound of earth that has been made to fulfill a certain need or requirement. Among the uses for berms are to give privacy to a certain area, to...

The 16 Best Dying Earth Stories

The 16 Best Dying Earth Stories

As a genre, dying earth has fallen out of favor recently, which is a shame because it's an incredibly remarkable one. It offers a wonderful opportunity to meld parts of dystopian fiction, swords and sorcery, fantasy, science fiction, space opera, and all set under a swollen red sun as the planet...

5 Great Kindle Books for Computer Programmers

5 Great Kindle Books for Computer Programmers

Kindle e-books can be a great resource either for learning how to write programs, or developing high demand software for computers or smart-phones. The selection of available e-books are vast, and can vary depending specific programming languages and user ability. The following is a list of some...

10 Largest Military Airplanes in History

10 Largest Military Airplanes in History

In 1945 George Orwell wrote, “We were once told that the aeroplane had ‘abolished frontiers’; actually it is only since the aeroplane became a serious weapon that frontiers have become definitely impassable.” These 10 giant military planes are incredible feats of engineering, and their impact on...

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How to Prepare for a Career in Home Inspection

Considering a career as a home inspector?  Real Estate is one of the most active parts of the economy and for every home that is sold, a home inspector is needed.  Housing is fundamental to human life, and home inspectors will always be needed.If you want a job doing home inspections,...

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Houston, Texas Plans to Dome City

Houston, Texas officials have plans to cover the city with a dome to protect the city from severe weather. Architects, scientists, and engineers have teamed to construct a dome over the city to protect it from hurricanes, cyclones, and temperature extremes. The DomeProject has residents worried...

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Gary Brooks Faulkner: Osama Bin Laden Hunter

Osama Bin Laden hunted by Californian man.  Officials in Peshawar, Pakistan detained a fifty two year old construction worker by the name of Gary Brooks Faulkner after finding him in the forest of the Chitral region on Sunday, June 13, 2010.  When authorities questioned Faulkner, Faulkner...