Why is ground zero called that?

Answer Nowadays the phrase "Ground Zero" most commonly refers to the former site of the World Trade Center in New York. Its meaning has evolved over the years: the term originally referred to the site of ... Read More »

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How can you repair the ground after removing a small above-ground pool The ground is now black and brown and smells rancid?

Remove Above Ground Pool Damage It sounds like mold. I suggest you wash it off good with the hose and let it sit. It will go away by itself. Anything underneath of the pool is probably dead, so us... Read More »

Does any one know what is the food dish called where you eat raw ground meat?

Tartar , I have heard of it , it mixes spices with it.Sounds like food poisoning waiting to happen.

How can you ground a porcelain light fixture with no ground screw and not mounted in a metal box or do you even have to if not what do you do with ground wire?

Answer Porcelain "keyless" fixtures do not have any designated ground screw, so, assuming there's a supply point "box" already in the ceiling or wall where the light is to be fixed, if there's more... Read More »

What makes up the ground zone called the water table?

Groundwater exists in the fissures and pore spaces of rocks below the earth's surface around the world. The level below which all the rock is saturated is the water table. In some areas, the water ... Read More »