And, here comes the pitch. Hey Bob, is that player reading a physics textbook at bat? Strike! Wait, Bob, he's put down the book and is getting ready to swing. And -- it's outta here. That guy in the lab coat has scored a home run!
WHAT'S INSIDE: SCIENCE VS. MYTH
- Everyday Myths
- Extrasensory Perceptions
- Strange Creatures
- Unexplained Phenomena
- What If
It's all fun and games when you're on a deserted island. But then the smoke monster shows up, a strange tribe kidnaps some of your fellow survivors and you realize you haven't had a drink of water in a long time. How bad can glugging seawater be?
How many regular-sized helium-filled balloons would it take to lift someone? What is the equation to figure it out?