CSANews Issue 54 / Fast Facts


Issue 54 Spring 2005
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Now I lay me down to sleep...
Posted date : May 17, 2007.
Now I lay me down to sleep... - We spend approximately one-third of our life sleeping. People can take "cat naps" with their eyes open and not even know it. If you fall asleep as s....   Read more...

Think a gallon of gas is expensive?
Posted date : May 17, 2007.
Think a gallon of gas is expensive? - Look at what we are paying for other fluids... Diet Snapple: 16 oz $1.29 $10.32/gallon Lipton Ice Tea: 16 oz $1.19 $9.52/gallon Gatorade: 20 oz $1.....   Read more...

Thunderstorms
Posted date : May 17, 2007.
Thunderstorms - The dark colour of clouds in thunderstorms is caused by water accumulation. A lightning stroke can heat the air through which it travels to an incr....   Read more...

Health-Care Spending
Posted date : May 17, 2007.
Health-Care Spending - Total Health-Care Budget in 2003 $121.4 Billion Hospital Spending: $36.4 Billion Other Institutions: $11.6 Billion Drug Spending: $19.6 Billion ....   Read more...