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Friday, 12 March 2010

50 Science Facts Everyone Should Know


The X-Ray Vision-aries Blog just published their "50 Simple Science Facts Everyone Should Know (But Doesn't)" on their fun informative blog. It is definitely worth checking out. Here are number one and two.

1. Water is an excellent conductor of electricity. While data on deaths and injuries resulting from the potentially fatal combination of water and electricity is extremely difficult to find, it remains a sadly common accident.

2. Do not mix ammonia and bleach together. While death does not generally factor into the equation, blending ammonia and bleach together releases extremely harmful chlorine and other noxious gases that can cause serious damages to the lungs and brain – if not actually killing you.

Click here to read them all. They are not all that morbid.

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