Human Hair Buildup in Metro System Poses Fire Threat

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Human Hair Buildup in Metro System Poses Fire Threat

Postby davinp » Fri Nov 17, 2017 2:48 pm

Hair and other human fibers are accumulating in Washington D.C. Metro tunnels in such large quantities that the gunk poses a threat of electrical sparks and fire

https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/loca ... Risks.html
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Re: Human Hair Buildup in Metro System Poses Fire Threat

Postby STrRedWolf » Fri Nov 17, 2017 8:15 pm

Ars Technica added some context to the story.

https://arstechnica.com/science/2017/11 ... -shedding/
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Re: Human Hair Buildup in Metro System Poses Fire Threat

Postby MCL1981 » Mon Nov 20, 2017 4:32 am

Slow news day? BREAKING NEWS! The underground tunnels are dirty!
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Re: Human Hair Buildup in Metro System Poses Fire Threat

Postby mmi16 » Mon Nov 20, 2017 12:27 pm

MCL1981 wrote:Slow news day? BREAKING NEWS! The underground tunnels are dirty!

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