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I'm an elected moderator on Science Fiction and Fantasy and moderator pro tempore on The Great Outdoors, and I'm also active on several other SE sites.

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I am an iOS Software Engineer at Fitbit, Inc.


Jan
26
answered Which will keep my food colder longer, draining the melted ice water, or leaving it in the cooler?
Jan
26
comment How do I tie a bowline knot?
To prevent slipping, you can make a couple half-hitches with the tail.
Jan
26
suggested suggested edit on How to deal with wet feet?
Jan
25
revised What to do if you're bitten by an adder?
edited tags
Jan
25
answered What should I do if I'm stung by a scorpion?
Jan
25
answered How do I catch fish with fish hooks but no bait?
Jan
25
revised When stranded at sea, should I not ask for a tow?
Rephrased to be more on-topic.
Jan
25
revised How can I start a fire by rubbing two sticks together?
Apostrophes
Jan
25
revised What is the best material to make an outdoor shelter roof out of?
Rephrased to sound more natural, added missing word in title.
Jan
25
revised What do I need to look for in good, quality hiking boots?
spelling, punctuation
Jan
25
revised How can I be absolutely sure my fire is safely extinguished?
Proper wording and punctuation.
Jan
25
revised How do I desalinate seawater?
Corrected word, removed stray phrase.
Jan
25
revised How should I remove a tick?
Corrected spelling.
Jan
25
revised Can any waterborne pathogens survive boiling?
Corrected spelling/incorrect homonyms
Jan
25
suggested suggested edit on When stranded at sea, should I not ask for a tow?
Jan
25
suggested suggested edit on How can I start a fire by rubbing two sticks together?
Jan
25
suggested suggested edit on What is the best material to make an outdoor shelter roof out of?
Jan
25
comment How can I rescue someone lost in an avalanche?
Emphasis on the first point. A rescuer's first and most important responsibility is to him- or herself. If a rescuer is injured, that's not only a hand down, it's another victim that needs attention.
Jan
25
awarded  Vox Populi
Jan
25
revised Washing clothes on long hikes
edited tags