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Posts tagged height

May 20, 2015



How Tall Are You? 

Your height varies throughout the day depending on the amount of fluid in your spinal disks.

October 13, 2011



The Dawn Of Agriculture (And Health Problems)

According to many studies, the rise of agriculture coincided with declines in human height and overall health.

October 4, 2010



Uncovering An Even Taller T. Rex (And Others!)

Recent studies on dinosaur joints suggest that they may have been even taller than we thought!

September 15, 2005


Penny Stack

Here's a question of burning scientific importance: How high can you stack pennies before they fall over?

November 19, 2004


Why Mountains Stop Growing

Why do mountains stop growing? Find out on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003


How Tall Are You?

This means that the water pumping in and out of them also provides them with nutrients and enables them to eliminate waste products. If you’ve ever wished you were just a little bit taller, try measuring your height in the morning. It might make all the difference.

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