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- Saturday, January 31, 2015

From the Editor

For those in the grip of extreme cold temperatures and dangerous wind chills, here are some safety and operational tips. This piece looks at how to keep your apparatus pump from freezing; this one offers 10 tips for surviving the cold; and this two-part series looks at how cold affects our bodies.

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Gamber-Johnson announces the release of a new Universal Computer Cradle, the NotePad™ V — a...

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