Would detonating a nuclear bomb in a desert really turn its sand into glass?

Yes, detonating a nuclear bomb in a desert really would turn its sand into glass. Well, at least a portion of it. We know...
Inside the human body

Are humans red meat or white meat?

Humans are both red meat and white meat. It depends on what muscle the meat is coming from. The main determining factor of meat color is its concentration of a protein called myoglobin. Within muscle fibers, myoglobin stores and transfers oxygen from the blood to the cellular machinery.
Kola Superdeep Borehole in Murmansk Oblast

What is the deepest hole in the world?

The Kola Superdeep Borehole is the deepest hole in the world as of January 2021. In 1970, Soviet scientists began drilling the Kola Superdeep Borehole in...

Will a tire lose air if the valve cap is missing?

The short answer to the question is, not immediately. Also, it won't directly be because the valve cap is missing. This cap is actually called...
crude oil coming out of pipe

Why is there so much oil in the Middle East?

There isn't necessarily more oil in the Middle East; it's just the most cost-effective place to extract oil from due to it having ideal conditions...

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