Sonoluminescence is the emission of short bursts of light from imploding bubbles in a liquid when excited by sound.
If you were to swallow styrofoam it would turn into a cement like material when mixed with your stomach acid.
A group of scientists decided to go all around the world and take pictures of the hemispheres above them. After they all got back together and put the pictures together. They looked at the huge picture from a high angle and found that all of the picture of the hemispheres made up what looked to be a brain cell.
Each year, more than twenty million meteors enter the earths atmosphere!
The only letter not on the periodic table is the letter J
If you look just right, the dark spots on the moon actually look like the Energizer Bunny with batons twisting over his head, not some mythical “man in the moon”.
Bugs don’t have lungs, they breathe by absorbing oxygen through their “skin”. They can’t grow as big as humans because their tissues would be too thick to get oxygen to vital organs.
Sir Alexander Fleming was working in a lab, trying to discover a cure to certain types of bacteria. He was very frusterated, because mold kept on growing in his petri dishes and killing all of the bacteria so he couldn’t study it. He then realized that the mold was his way to kill the bacteria! Thus, penicillin.
If you took all the stones from the Great Wall of China and dispersed them equally around the panet, it would make a wall 5 feet tall completely covering the globe.
The Shooting Stars You See In A Night Sky Are Actualy No Larger Than A Grain Of Sand.