lunes, 16 de julio de 2007

USAR EL IPOD CUANDO HAY TORMENTAS PUEDES SER FATAL, SEGUN EL ESTUDIO DE New England Journal of Medicine.

Leave iPod at home went jogging under stormy skies
July 16, 2007
Shut down the iPod whenoutside in bad weatherA warning about the use of iPods during thunderstorms ought to resonate in Florida. The Sunshine State, after all, ranks as the country's lightning capital.
A study in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests use of the popular iPods in bad weather can conduct electricity. The report pointed to the case of a jogger in Canada who was jugging during a storm. Lightning that hit a tree traversed his body, causing a series of debilitating injuries.The study says the iPod the jogger wore drew the lightning bolt.So, mark down that use of iPods outside during thunderstorms as a no-no along the lines of swinging golf clubs and standing under trees.

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