News Stories relating to "airport"
Monday, September 3, 2012
These days, flying to another city or country involves a lot of waiting in line
. First we wait in the TSA line
, then--at the end of the trip--we wait in line to get our luggage. When Houston airport...
Monday, August 27, 2012
As if X-rays weren't enough
, we have to take our shoes off in an airport. Do we pick up dangerous germs if we've forgotten to wear socks? And what about those bins--is the TSA line going to replace...
Thursday, December 9, 2010
If you're getting ready to fly home for Christmas
, you have to ask yourself this: Are airport scans and pat downs
making us safer or playing into the hands of terrorists? Are they even...
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Scientists used to tell us that airport scanners
deliver a low dose of X-rays and were therefore perfectly safe, however not all of them agree. Some researchers think they can lead to skin cancer because most of the energy from the scanners is delivered to the skin and underlying...
Monday, November 22, 2010
In his incredible new Insight
, futurist John L. Petersen, of the Arlington Institute (who has written an earlier Insight
as well) addresses the new TAS...