How Long Can You Survive in the Sea?
More than 95 percent of the airplane passengers involved in an airplane crash survive, according to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). Experts have noted that there are ... alive at sea, either in a life raft or in open water.
How Many Continents Are There?
The final verdict as to how many continents are there might lean more on the larger numbers once the effects of global warming kick in. Once sea water levels rise, the separation between the two Americas as well as that between Africa and Asia will be more ...
A map of all the water in the solar system
But even that ... but there is evidence that liquid water can be found, after a fashion, on three of our solar system's four giants. (Saturn has plenty of ice and water vapor, but probably nothing liquid.) Jupiter is so massive and composed of so many ...
How many bugs are allowed in your pasta? Reading the FDA’s Food Defect Action Levels
I recall once learning that many foods are allowed to contain a certain amount of “foreign matter” from the processor. So, curious about what other “filth” and “water insoluble inorganic matter” are legally tolerated, I consulted the Food and D ...
Exploring Georgetown: The many nicknames
There are so many things we can do to ... keep back a huge tub of golden brown water stretching far out the horizon and then turn around and see a broad river pushing the city in a strange way towards the ocean. The city seems trapped between the two ...