Daily Archives: 18-November-2014

Heart Energy Per Day Versus Truck Energy Consumed Over 20 Miles

During my web browsing, I sometimes encounter a statement that just seems too incredible to believe. Figure 1 contains such a statement. It states that the human heart "creates" daily an energy equivalent to driving a truck for 20 miles. I thought about this statement for a minute and it makes no sense. Continue reading

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