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

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I am an iOS Software Engineer at Fitbit, Inc.


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 approved edit on When stranded at sea, should I not ask for a tow?
Jan
25
suggested approved edit on How can I start a fire by rubbing two sticks together?
Jan
25
suggested approved 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
Jan
25
revised Washing clothes on long hikes
edited tags
Jan
25
awarded  Suffrage
Jan
25
comment Does drinking alcohol cause problems at altitude?
@EdwardThomson you mean you don't carry a nalgene full of gin on your harness?
Jan
25
suggested approved edit on What do I need to look for in good, quality hiking boots?
Jan
25
suggested approved edit on How can I be absolutely sure my fire is safely extinguished?
Jan
25
asked Serrated vs flat-edge knives
Jan
25
answered How do I set a top rope anchor?
Jan
25
comment How do I set a top rope anchor?
There are general rules, but this depends a fair bit on what is around.
Jan
25
awarded  Scholar
Jan
25
accepted What is the safest way to purify water?
Jan
25
suggested approved edit on How do I desalinate seawater?
Jan
25
suggested approved edit on How should I remove a tick?