There are 49 Technology Facts!
41 About 39,000 gallons of water are used to produce the average car!
42 A small airplane can fly backwards.
43 A fully loaded supertanker traveling at normal speed takes a least twenty minutes to stop.
44 A Citreon 2CV with an oil leak once travelled 500 miles through Italy after its gearbox was filled with bananas!
45 A car operates at maximum economy, gas-wise, at speeds between 25 and 35 miles per hour.
46 The United States produces enough plastic film annually to cover the entire state of Texas.
47 In 1998, Sony accidently sold 700,000 camcorders that had the technology to see through people's clothes.
48 An airplane mechanic invented Slinky while he was playing with engine parts and realized the possible secondary use for the springs.
49 A toaster uses almost half as much energy as a full-sized oven.
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