What’s the Difference Between “Mostly Sunny” and “Partly Cloudy”?
The short answer: about 1 to 4 oktas.
Your Brain is Mostly Fat
The brain is composted of about 75% water and is the fattiest organ in the body, consisting of a minimum of 60% fat.
The Longest Post-Mortem Flight
New Horizons came within 7,500 miles of Pluto in 2015.
Biodegradable Burial Pod Turns Your Body Into a Tree
Capsula Mundi is an egg-shaped pod through which a buried corpse or ashes can provide nutrients to a tree planted above it.
Neuron Development in Human Embryos
Although most of the neurogenesis occurs in the fetus and newborn, the 'birth' of new neurons actually continues in some parts of the brain right through old age!
The World’s Most Popular Psychoactive Drug
The most widely used psychoactive drug in the world is caffeine.
World’s Largest T-Shirt
World's largest T-shirt is made from 200,000 recycled plastic bottles.
Digging a Tunnel through the Earth
Amazingly, the journey still only takes 42 minutes.
Manual Babbling in Sign Language
The process of language acquisition is varied among deaf children.