If a plasma screen hummed at high altitudes, would you hear it? A recent issue of the New York Times stated that "plasma hums when used at 6,500 ft or more above sea level." Huh? A spokesperson for flat panel maker Phillips acknowledged that the company is "looking into the matter" but isn't prepared to talk to the press, yet.
Fifty-six-year-old Pasquale Russo has been doing metalwork for more than 30 years in a tiny southern Italy village. Many craftsmen like him brought with them fabrication skills when they came from the Old World to America.
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