Watt Did You Say?

One Watt (a unit of electrical power) is equal to one joule (a unit of energy) per second.

Crown Joules

What unit of electrical power is equal to one joule per second?

Tempera Paint

If you were painting with tempera paints, what would you be using to bind the color pigments together?

William H. Bonney aka “Billy the Kid”

Billy the Kid, also known as William H. Bonney was actually born in 1859 as Henry McCarty. The outlaw of the American West had killed 8 men by the time he himself was shot and killed in 1881 – he was only 21 years old.

George Carey

George Carey, a Boston civil servant, first came up with the idea for a television in 1876. Although John Logie Baird is often cited as the inventor, he didn’t put forth his ideas until the 1920’s.

The Peanut

The peanut is responsible for about one sixth of the entire world’s production of vegetable oil.