A Cal State Long Beach study on the use of cell phones while
driving has shown, and not surprisingly, that the response time
for all drivers is seriously slowed, but the slowing for older
individuals is much more significant than for younger adults.
Rita Colwell, former director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) and now chairman of Canon US Life Sciences Inc., will be among speakers at events to dedicate the new Molecular and Life Sciences Center (MLSC) at California State University, Long Beach.