Friday, January 22, 2010

TV's spooky spotlight on environmental engineers















Need a ghostbuster? Call an environmental engineer.

Our friends at Langan Engineering and Environmental Services get some priceless promotional attention Sunday night on the National Geographic Channel.

In Haunted Prison, a team of Langan scientists sets up high-tech environmental monitoring devices inside Philadelphia's old, abandoned (and very spooky) Eastern State Penitentiary.

Their mission is to determine whether the ghosts of prisoners past--a matter of considerable local lore--have a measurable physical basis. (A lot more fun than measuring PCB plumes, no?)

The show airs locally at 9 p.m.

Check out the atmospheric trailer below for a preview.



Our most recent posts:
Inaugural address of NJ Gov. Christopher Christie
Note to NJDEP commissioner nominee--buckle up!
NJ environmental bills play beat the clock
Wind energy blows free of stringent local zoning

--------------------------------------------------------------
Like this post? You'll love our daily newsletter
, EnviroPolitics
Try it now, without cost or obligation for 30 full days


Subscribe here to view all our YouTube videos

Repost this article