USC student wins big prize for plastic waste capture device – USC Viterbi

Nagarajah received a $25,000 award for developing the device, which prevents plastic debris from flowing through neighborhood drainage systems and polluting the oceans. Photo/Lauren Silberman. While walking the crowded streets of his hometown of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Thilushon Nagaragah noticed the plastic waste choking the open drains running through the city. Like many areas with … Read more

Certified trainers say you shouldn’t waste your time in the gym on these exercises

You might think that just working out means you’ll get fit and lose weight in no time, right? not exactly. Not every movement or machine in the gym will make you stronger or fitter. Some of them aren’t beneficial at all, no matter how many reps you do. To learn more about the exercises that … Read more