Scientific Fun Fact: Sound, Heat, and Light

“The human ear can detect only the sound which is produced through from 32,000 to 38,000 vibrations per second. As the rate of vibrations per second increases above that which we call sound, they begin to manifest themselves in the form of heat. Heat begins with about 1,500,000 vibrations per second. Still higher up the […]

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Scientific Fun Fact: Constant Motion

“In the world of physical matter, whether one is looking at the largest star that floats through the heavens or the smallest grain of sand to be found on earth, the object under observation is but an organized collection of molecules, atoms and electrons revolving around one another at inconceivable speed. Every particle of physical […]

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Legal Eagles Fun Fact: At What Age Is Your Sense Of Smell The Greatest?

“The sense of smell at birth is higher than at any other age and declines after age eight. Why? Upper respiratory infections and pollution damage the structures that enable us to smell.” -From, “You: Having A Baby” Tweet

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Legal Eagles Fun Fact: The Energy Your Brain Uses

“Though the brain takes up only 2% of our body mass, it uses up 25% of our body’s energy.” -From, “You” Tweet

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