Fun fact 01/30/2018

Vulcan is a a large statue in Birmingham, Alabama. Vulcan stands 56 feet tall, from toe to spear point, upon a 124-foot pedestal rising to a height of 180 feet and weighs 101,200 pounds. It is the largest cast iron statue in the world and the largest metal statue ever made in the United States. […]

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Fun fact 01/28/2018

Of all water on Earth, including water and water vapor occurring beneath, on, or above the Earth’s surface, about 95% of it is unfrozen groundwater (water below the Earth’s surface). Barton Thompson, John Leshy, Robert Abrams, Legal Control of Water Resources, Thomson Reuters, 5th ed, (2013).

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