“Hot car deaths are so tragic, and during the summer, we start getting calls at least once a day, sometimes more, for children locked in cars,” said HCESD 48 Chief Jeff Hevey. “A lot of times it’s by accident because people just forget they have kids in the car, but other times it’s because people think it’s OK to leave kids in a car for a brief time. But in just a few minutes, they can have a very sick child.” … [Read more...] about HCESD 48 launches new hot car safety initiative
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The Highlander Hybrid is the most efficient vehicle in its class with a 36 mpg EPA combined fuel economy rating for front-wheel-drive models and 35 mpg with all-wheel-drive. The Highlander’s 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine and electric motors put out a combined 243 hp, which compares to 295 hp for the conventional 3.5-liter V6-powered model and 318 for the Explorer Hybrid that is the only other hybrid in the segment and gets 28 mpg. … [Read more...] about Test drive: Is the 2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid the one?
"It is one of the few places where you can buy a whole town with every kind of building including a historic inn, a syrup mill, an opera house, a school house, a railroad depot, a cotton warehouse, a restaurant, a barbershop, a water wheel, a grist mill, a work shop, a filling station, and several houses," the ad read. … [Read more...] about 19 families buy nearly 97 acres of land in Georgia to create a city safe for Black people
But before dusting or wiping all the ash with a brush, car-care experts say thoroughly rinsing with water from the roof first, then working down the sides, to the panels and wheels, ensures the loose dirt and ash doesn’t re-coat a clean surface. … [Read more...] about ‘Touchless’ Is Best When It Comes To Washing Ash-Covered Cars
"There is a conflict with a commercial resource exploitation model...A lot of resource extraction, theoretically, could undermine aspects of scientific knowledge about these destination," he said. "You really have to think about how you prioritize getting as much science from these currently pristine environments that you can before you start to see serious commercial exploitation — because that will probably happen." … [Read more...] about NASA wants to buy moon rocks