Posts Tagged ‘ USA Today ’

Everywhere’s Been Visited

Oct 7th, 2010 | By

To those adventurous who say they are not sure where to go next because they have been everywhere, done everything there comes from national geographic a salutary reminder that this world of ours is bigger than we thought. Given how many humans there are in the world and the level of exploration there has been you would have thought what else was left to find.

The Bodyscanner Debate Goes On

Aug 31st, 2010 | By

On the face of it, the use of bodyscanners to deter terrorists or, to put it another way, to make us feel that we are as protected as possible when we fly, is something that few would argue with. But all is not simple and there are many justifiable objections to them, not the least of which is privacy. And health risks. And whether the machines work.