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Q: The human body, like everything short of, say, a black hole in space, is mostly empty space. If you were to compress a human body so that all of its actual matter were squeezed together, how big would it be cubewise?

a) 1/500th of a centimeter on each side

b) 1/250th of a centimeter

c) 1/50th of a centimeter

d) 1 centimeter


Note: A centimeter is about one-third of an inch.

Answer: 1/500th of a centimeter

Last Words

"You don't have the children with you. Stop for a quickie." -- Patricia Lyons Simon Newman Gelbin (1929-2013), speaking to her son NPR radio host Scott Simon on her death bed


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