The problem with the air being drawn through the engines is that a lot of them leak engine fluid components into the air-stream. It's thought to cause aerotoxic syndrome , and is the basis of a new movie coming out in February called "A Dark Reflection". This movie was made by a pilot who was grounded due to aerotoxic… » 11/22/14 6:16am Yesterday 6:16am

Re. Star Trek: why, if I was holding a tablet-like device, would I email something to someone in the same room as me? Especially if the person I'm emailing is NOT holding a similar device right at that moment. Disclaimer: I haven't seen much Star Trek, and can't actually think of a time when this happened :) » 10/16/14 3:03am 10/16/14 3:03am