Covering coasts with concrete: Japan looks to Tetrapods to battle elements
Enlarge / Those giant jacks aren't merely artistic.Sarah Baird reader comments 0 Share this story SENDAI, Japan—It’s a blustery day and I’m standing on a giant concrete seawall, staring over the water. The seawall, as you might imagine, is a tall, sloped structure intended to keep the sea and the land somewhat apart. It stops the waves from beating...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark