Monday, June 29, 2009

Flash Facts: The Troposphere


"The troposphere--the lower layer of the Earth's atmosphere--reaches up to an average of 40,000 feet and may have such contrasting atmospheres as 95 degrees at the bottom and 70 degrees below zero at the top."

Issue: The Flash #141 (December 1963)

2 comments:

s said...

GOd bless the Silver Age! With Flash-facts like this, it deflates the old saying that comics will rot your brain.

Dixon said...

Damn right! You see? The Flash is positively educational. Pay attention during the scarlet speedster's adventures--you might learn something!