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Shisha: The Pros and Cons of Smoking Tobacco the Persian Way

Shisha is a kind of drug that is smoked throughout much of the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent. It is known by two names – mu‘assal, from the Arabic word معسل, meaning honeyed, and shisha, from the Persian word شیشهَ, meaning glass, referring to hookah, the instrument used to ...

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Railroad Accidents: A Common Problem With Many Causes

Train accidents claim lives and slow the operational efficiency of rail traffic.  When engines and tracks sustain damage, they are sidelined from use.  Passenger trains, as well as those carrying freight, fall prey to inadequate track conditions and engineer error, resulting in damage to railroad property, and injuries to railroad personnel and ...

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