According to multiple sources the best time to book your flight is about 7 weeks before takeoff. A lot of air travelers believe in waiting for a last-minute deal. According to new research, you should NEVER book your ticket within the final two weeks before the flight... a mistake that 36 percent of CheapAir users made when planning their trips.
Driving Is Six Times More Expensive Than Riding a Bike
For the first time, researchers have put a price tag on what it costs to cycle as opposed to driving a car. A new study from Lund University, where researchers looked at the city of Copenhagen, Denmark, and undertook a cost-benefit analysis of whether or not the Copenhagen Municipality should build new cycling infrastructure. Their analysis consisted of societal, environmental, and personal costs, factoring in such things as air pollution, climate change, travel route, noise, road wear…
Kara Morgan, a Penn State freshman majoring in aerospace engineering, examined a 3-D printed model of the Lunar Lion spacecraft during a team meeting. Morgan is part of a team of students from a variety of majors who are combining their disciplines and expertise in a global race to land and operate a robotic spacecraft on the Moon by 2015.