The National Surface Transportation Infrastructure Financing Commission: “Raise gas tax, charge drivers by the mile”
According to AP, a special commission created by Congress, called “The National Surface Transportation Infrastructure Financing Commission” is endorsing two ideas suggested Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood to raise federal gasoline tax and charge drivers by the mile to pay for road projects.
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We told you so: Social websites harm children’s brains - Chilling warning to parents from top neuroscientist
Social networking websites are causing alarming changes in the brains of young users, an eminent scientist has warned.
Sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Bebo are said to shorten attention spans, encourage instant gratification and make young people more self-centred.
The claims from neuroscientist Susan Greenfield will make disturbing reading for the millions whose social lives depend […]