Coast Guard investigating potential oil spill in Mississippi River
(CNN)-- Two tank barges loaded with light crude oil struck a bridge in the Mississippi River early Sunday morning. The Coast Guard said it was trying to determine how many ... 11,000 cubic feet. In February 2012 a tanker barge spilled 10,000 gallons ...
How Much Marijuana Can Grow in 25 Square Foot Garden?
But suppose it means we can have multiple areas, so long as the total is less than 25 square feet. A five-gallon bucket has ... 25 square foot garden. Just how many patients would be needing to grow more than six pounds of marijuana for their own medical ...
Texas Lake levels drop by over 153 billion gallons of water in one month.
Also equal to 43,560 cubic feet, or 325,851 Gallons of Water. We decided it would be interesting to see how many gallons of water Texas has lost in a month, so we multiplied 325,851 (gallons in an acre-feet) by the number of gallons lost from 7/10/2013 to ...
A world of life in a single cubic foot
There are multitudes of species many orders of magnitude smaller than the smallest mite we found. Indeed, it would take more than a lifetime simply to document the diversity of life in one cubic foot here. Even one cubic inch is a world worth contemplating ...
Teaching measurement and conversions
Measurement ... many quart containers will Steven need to buy? 2 gallons=_____quarts. After your child can recall these conversions, have him or her measure objects and distances around the house. For example, the length of his bed might be 6 feet.