If you drank a gallon of ethanol (pure alcohol) what would you actually die of (assuming that is enough to be a lethal dose)?
It is often said that every snowflake is different, but the only definitive figures on this I've ever seen said that there were about 10 to the 100 possible configurations of ice crystals and each...
Can anyone give me the whole phrase that ends '....than to curse the darkness?' I know it has a candle in it somewhere, but despite wracking my brains I can't think of it.
Why do we wish actors to 'break a leg' for luck when they go on stage? Is this some weird reverse psychology thing?
What does sex have to do with the birds and the bees - they don't mate with each other and most bees are sexless!