Amazing Earth Facts To Blow Your Mind

Our planet is amazing. Orbiting around the sun at a whopping speed of 107,218 km/h, that’s pretty fast for such a big body – and though Earth can’t step on a scale – NASA calculates its mass at 5,972,190,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg (five septillion, nine hundred seventy two sextillion, one hundred ninety quintillion kilograms). However, our planet […]

When Will We Stop Using Oil?

[MUSIC] In the early 2000s, news of the end of the oil age was everywhere. “No more oil!” Yet, here we are a decade later, “Oil everywhere! We’ll never run out of oil!!”. So which is it? Right now the world produces a whopping 93 million barrels of oil every day, but more than a […]

Amazing Energy Facts To Blow Your Mind

Energy is pretty amazing! So amazing that as a species we use around 15 terawatts at any given moment! That’s equivalent to 15 trillion watts. Consider this average light bulb which consumes roughly 100 watts. One single terawatt could power 10 billion of them at the same time. Of the world’s energy, the US consumes […]