Are Lobsters Ambidextrous?: An Imponderables Book by David Feldman

By David Feldman

Ponder, for those who will ... Has a person ever noticeable a reside Cornish online game chicken? Why do quarterbacks say ''Hut''? Why do ''sea'' gulls congregate in parking plenty of procuring facilities? What does the ''Q'' in Q-Tips stand for?

Pop tradition guru David Feldman demystifies those questions and lots more and plenty extra in Are Lobsters Ambidextrous? a part of the Imponderables® series—the unchallenged resource of solutions to civilization's daily mysteries—and charmingly illustrated via Kassie Schwan, this e-book offers you info that encyclopedias, dictionaries, and almanacs simply do not have. and give it some thought, the place else are you going to determine what occurs to the caffeine left over from making decaffeinated coffee?

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One of our sources, who has worked in the industry for over fifty years and has sense enough to want to remain anonymous, told Imponderables that more families are asking for full-body viewings these days. He singled out Pennsylvania (along with southern New Jersey and parts of Florida and Ohio) for special mention in their preference for full-couch caskets—everywhere else, half-couches predominate. What’s with these Pennsylvanians? Submitted by Barbara Peters of Norwood, Pennsylvania. Thanks also to Bridget Hahn of Conneaut Lake, Pennsylvania; Carol Haten of Monroeville, Pennsylvania; Earle Heffley of Springfield, Illinois; Sandy Zak of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Jason Humble of Starks, Louisiana.

Or does their active lifestyle keep them from succumbing to the apathy of some of their age peers? These are the types of further Imponderables that will keep Ramig and her fellow researchers knee-deep in work for years to come. Submitted by Herbert Kraut of Forest Hills, New York. 25 Why is there usually no organization in the shelving of soup cans in supermarkets? Few grocery store experiences are as frustrating as trying to find your can of split pea soup amid a sea of red and white. Ninety percent or more of most soup sections are filled with Campbell Soup Company products, and our correspondent wondered why soup lovers weren’t given a break.

Wood, in particular, tends to expand when exposed to high humidity and contract in dry conditions. When humidity decreases noticeably, such as when heat is put on to warm a room in winter, the wood creaks noticeably. 9. Any material adjoining another material with different movement characteristics is in danger of scraping against another or moving away from the other, which can cause movement and noise. 10. All of the above movements can and do cause noise, but the most common noise associated with “settling” is the actual expansion and contraction of the building.

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