The Week In Numbers: Overdosing On Caffeine, A Folding Bike Helmet, And More
15 miles: the distance you must walk to charge your smartphone using a new shoe insole that stores energy from...
15 miles: the distance you must walk to charge your smartphone using a new shoe insole that stores energy from footsteps as electricity
322 body lengths in a second: the speed of the world’s fastest land animal, relative to size
57.14 cups of regular brewed coffee: the amount of caffeine it would take to kill our intern
132 people: have been sickened in a recent Salmonella outbreak linked to pet bearded dragons
A bearded dragon
50,000 gallons: the amount of crude oil that is “missing” after a train derailment in Lynchburg, Virginia
The James River on fire, April 30, 2014.
$8.3 million: the cost to develop a cryogenic engine powered by heat
50 percent: the portion of Illinois residents who would live anywhere else if they could
3: the number of ice layers that may be in the “club sandwich”-like ocean of Jupiter’s moon Ganymede
Overall Winner: Jupiter with lo and Ganymede