asleep at the wheel
The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration says there were more than 72,000 documented accidents involving drowsy drivers between 2009 and 2013. But that's just from official police reports, so experts say it's a gross under-estimate.
This post originally appeared in CommonHealth, a blog of WBUR/Boston. It’s midafternoon and I’m fighting to keep my eyes
"I just shut my eyes for a second, I guess, and drifted over."
Vigo tracks your eyes and head motion for signs of drowsiness. Vigo stimulates you when you're going down, with a combination of sound, music, light, or audio alerts.
Here's what you need to know about one of the most dangerous consequences of sleep deprivation.
If you choose to go out, you'll welcome the new year by listening to one of your favorite bands with like-minded fans -- instead of attending some overpriced and ultimately disappointing party.
Ray Benson has won the battle. He now lives in a world wherein the majority of young people definitely do not hate their parents' music -- and have a deep appreciation for the artistry and aesthetic which he resurrected for the masses.
Luckily for Elliott and the crew, the ship wasn't taking on water, but as they had to navigate through the ice, he had to