18 September, 2008

Accident related to the use of cell phone

Recently, a worst train crash ever in the US resulted in 25 people were killed when a commuter train plowed into a freight locomotive near Los Angeles. It was reported that the accident was caused by the failure of the commuter's train to stop at a red light.

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According to this blog, the accident might be caused by the engineer responsible may have been text messaging on his cell phone during the accident.

09 September, 2008

The Benefits of Vigorous Physical Activity

U.S. researchers said that vigorous physical activity can help even people genetically prone to obesity to reduce weight. This study shows that physical activity is still a good way of reducing weight besides keeping an eye on individual diet.

08 September, 2008

Sharper Eyes in the Sky

Recently a new high-resolution satellite has been launched from Central California Coast. The satellite will enable a much smaller object on earth to be clearly visible. You can imagine the use of such images in any possible applications.