Monthly Archives: November 2010

>Why basic engineering knowledge is important

> From Gizmag: “We have mile after mile of asphalt pavement around the country, and in the summer it absorbs a great deal of heat, warming the roads up to 140 degrees or more,” said Prof. K. Wayne Lee, leader … Continue reading

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>"Token Suckers", "Strip Cutters", and "Turnstile Jumpers" — Defrauding a transit system

> New York Subway recently announced a fare hike for their unlimited monthly pass, after debating whether to limit the pass to only 90 rides in a month. What’s behind this move? Are there really transit users that ride too … Continue reading

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