HTTP error code 451 = "Unavailable For Legal Reasons". Displayed when the user requests an resource which cannot be served a web page that is censored by a government. The number 451 is a reference to Ray Bradbury's 1953 dystopian novel Fahrenheit 451, in which books are outlawed. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTT…
, In 2012, Scientist at Large Hadron Collider stationed at France-Switzerland border, formed a quark-gluon plasma that reached the highest temperature created by man; 9.9 trillion degrees Fahrenheit. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lar…
The hottest known substance in the universe is actually created on Earth at the Large Hadron Collider. When gold particles are smashed together, for a split second temperatures can reach up to 7.2 trillion degrees Fahrenheit, which is hotter than a supernova. futurism.com/what-is-the-…
Sleeping in a cold room can help you slim down! A study shows sleeping in a 66 degree room (Fahrenheit) can help increase your fat burning ability by 10 percent! nih.gov/news-events/nih-r…
During a 1966 film version of Fahrenheit 451, the opening credits were read aloud with no text, since it's about a world without reading matter. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ope…
The average human body temperature has been dropping by 1/20 of a degree Fahrenheit per decade, since being established as 98.6 in 1851. The reason is improved health and thus reduced population-level inflammation; heat is a symptom of inflammation. medicinenet.com/script/ma…
The Iranian blizzard of 1972 was the deadliest blizzard in history. It dropped up to 26 feet of snow and killed over 4,000 people. Those few who survived the -13 degree Fahrenheit temperatures were without water, food, heat and medical aid for days mentalfloss.com/article/2…
Today I learned about Kopperl, a town in Texas, that had a heat burst which caused hurricane forced winds, the temperature to reach 140 degrees Fahrenheit, and ears of corn to be roasted on the cob. Neighboring towns were not affected. alabamawx.com/?p=20008
During WWII, J. Hunter Reinburg wanted to make ice cream for his men while stationed on a tropical island in the Pacific. He put the ingredients in a can mounted on the underside of his plane and would fly to 25,000 feet where the air temperature was -30 degrees fahrenheit. warhistoryonline.com/hist…
Celsius and Fahrenheit intersect at -40, meaning -40C is the same as -40F. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
There is a temperature scale called the Rankine scale. It uses the absolute zero as it's 0Β°, but uses the number scale from Fahrenheit. (Compared to Kelvin, which uses the number scale from Celsius) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ran…
Nearly 150 years ago, a German physician, Carl Reinhold August Wunderlich, analyzed a million temperatures from more than 25,000 patients and concluded that the normal human-body temperature is 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit. baltimoresun.com/news/bs-…
There is an actual short barber pole with a metallic sphere on top located near the Geographic South Pole. There is also a tradition where scientists at the South Pole Station run around the pole naked to join the "300 Club", enduring a range of 300Β° Fahrenheit (166Β°C) within a very short time. atlasobscura.com/places/t…
In a "standard" 75 or 100 watt 120 volt light bulb, the filament temperature is roughly 2550 degrees Celsius, or roughly 4600 degrees Fahrenheit. hypertextbook.com/facts/1…
Ray Bradbury took 9 days to write his novella, The Firemen, in the basement of a UCLA library on a typewriter rented for 10Β’/30 minutes. After being urged by his publisher, he returned to the basement, got to work, and expanded his novella into Fahrenheit 451, which also took 9 days to write en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
An electrical arc flash, can reach up to 35,000 degrees Fahrenheit. Which is about four times hotter than the surface of the sun. frsafety.com/resource/Arc…
Hawaii is the only U.S. state where a temperature of 100 degrees Fahrenheit has never been recorded (including Alaska). en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S…
The Fahrenheit temperature scale was the only used temperature scale in the English Speaking world until the 1960s. Britain and Canada among others converted to Celsius, with the US being the exception. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
The planet Venus is actually hotter than the planet Mercury. Although Venus is not the planet closest to the sun, its dense atmosphere traps heat in a runaway version of the greenhouse effect that warms Earth. As a result, temperatures on Venus reach 870 degrees Fahrenheit (465 degrees Celsius) space.com/44-venus-second…
The bluest blue (to date) was accidentally discovered when a researcher received a grant to explore novel materials for electronics applications and tried to heat together oxides of manganese, yttrium, and indium at two thousand degrees Fahrenheit en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YIn…
Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is so loud, it’s acoustic sound waves heat up the surrounding atmosphere to almost 2400 degrees Fahrenheit smithsonianmag.com/smart-…
Milk will spoil twice as fast for every 18 degrees Fahrenheit that its temperature rises; if it’s kept at the correct temperature, it should stay good for about 5 days past the best-by date. cookinglight.com/eating-s…
Today I learned about the British Thermal Unit (BTU): the amount of energy needed to heat one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. The metric equivalent is the calorie. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bri…
The average human farts 14 times a day, and at the time of expulsion, farts are 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit. muscleandfitness.com/feat…
Kelvin is NOT measured in degrees, unlike Fahrenheit and Celsius. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kel…
Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 9/11 is the highest grossing documentary of all time. It made 119.1 million dollars at the box office. thewrap.com/top-grossing-…
The minimum temperature that can cause a burn is 44 Β°C (111 Β°F). From 44Β° to 51 Β°C (111Β° to 124 Β°F), the rate of burn increases by a factor of approximately 4 with each Celsius degree risen or twice per Fahrenheit degree risen, from 6 hours down to 6 seconds. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
Ray Bradbury wrote the first draft of "Fahrenheit 451" on a coin-operated typewriter in the basement of the UCLA library. It charged 10Β’ for 30 minutes, and he spent $9.80 in total at the machine. e-reading.club/chapter.ph…
In Fahrenheit 451 the gov't didn't burn books because they were an oppressive dictatorship. The people voted to ban the books because they had short attention spans didn't want to be offended en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
The only countries still using Fahrenheit are the United States, the Bahamas, Belize, Liberia and the Cayman Islands en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
Tungsten is the chemical element with the highest melting point at 6,177 degrees Fahrenheit and is commonly used in tools for cutting, drilling, mining, milling, and turning. alansfactoryoutlet.com/th…
There are only 5 countries (the Bahamas, Belize, the Cayman Islands, Palau and the United States) in the world that use the Fahrenheit scale as the standard temperature measurement in everyday life. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
That there are 200 fireproof copies (asbestos binding) of Fahrenheit 451. whitmorerarebooks.com/pag…
The sex of sea turtles is determined by the incubation temperature of the eggs. If the incubation temperature is below 81.86 Fahrenheit (27.7 celsius) then the hatchlings are male.If it is above 87.8 Fahrenheit (31 celsius) then hatchlings are female.Inbetween values produce male and female oceanservice.noaa.gov/fac…
Simply moving around in 90 percent humidity and 105 degrees Fahrenheit temperatures is lethal to humans nymag.com/intelligencer/2…
The demand for cashmere wool is linked to a four-degree Fahrenheit increase in the temperature of Mongolia due to the eradication of grasslands en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cas…
The Cricket As A Thermometer...Dolbear’s Law states that if you count the number of time a cricket chirps in 15 seconds, and add 40, it will give you (roughly) the temperature in degrees Fahrenheit. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dol…
Ray Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451" was actually about how television destroys interest in literature, not about censorship and while giving a lecture in UCLA the class told him he was wrong about his own book, and he just walked away. laweekly.com/news/ray-bra…
Fahrenheit 451 was once bound with asbestos in the hopes that the book would never get burned armco.org.uk/asbestos-sur…
In the book Fahrenheit 451, it is not the government that censored books, but the society, and the real message is about the dangers of an illiterate society infatuated with mass media en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
There is a proposed HTTP status code 451 indicating censorship, referencing Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 novel theguardian.com/books/201…
Mel Gibson once planned to direct a remake of Fahrenheit 451. 15facts.com/15-inflammato…
Fahrenheit is based on various measurements, one being 0Β°F is when brine freezes en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
Ray Bradbury, author of Fahrenheit 451, has long maintained his iconic work is not about censorship, but 'useless' television destroying literature. He has even walked out of a UCLA lecture after students insisted his book was about censorship. laweekly.com/2007-05-31/n…
"a mycologist with the U.S. Forest Service in Corvallis, Oregon [USA], has measured temperatures as high as 1,292 degrees Fahrenheit (700 degrees Celsius) beneath logs burning in a wildfire, and 212 degrees Fahrenheit (100 degrees Celsius) a full two inches (five centimeters) below the surface." news.nationalgeographic.c…
There's a supercold spa treatment available in Finland where the temperature is -184 Fahrenheit / -120 Celcius for 3 minutes haikko.fi/en/haikko-spa/s…
There are only 5 countries in the world that still use Fahrenheit to measure temperature, the Bahamas, Belize, the Cayman Islands, Palau, and the United States en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
Ray Bradbury only took a total of 9 days to write his best seller Fahrenheit 451 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
The highest obsrved temperature in the universe was briefly seen at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN. It's magnitude was 7.2 trillion degrees Fahrenheit fromquarkstoquasars.com/w…
Liquid water can be supercooled to -55 degrees Fahrenheit (-48.3 degrees Celsius, 224.8 Kelvin) if the water is free from impurities or places where ice could form. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sup…
Montana is the U.S. State with the greatest difference between record high and low Fahrenheit temperatures ... 187 degrees. ( - 70 to + 117 ). Utah is 2nd ( - 69 to + 117 ). Alaska is 3rd ( - 80 to + 100). Hawaii is least ( + 15 to + 98 ). en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S…
Firefighters have emergency fire shelters they can use as a last resort. They are made of aluminum foil and silica that can allow them to withstand heat up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fir…
Iguanas will become sluggish at under 50 degrees Fahrenheit and under 40 degrees, their blood stops moving and are falling out of trees in Florida because it's so cold. nbcnews.com/id/34746400/n…
Ray Bradbury originally titled Fahrenheit 451 as "The Fireman", but he & editors found the name boring so they called a local fire station and asked what temperature book paper burnt at. The firemen put Bradbury on hold, burnt a book, and reported that the temp it burnt at was "Fahrenheit 451" eolit.hrw.com/hlla/novelg…
Ray Bradbury got his units mixed up in Fahrenheit 451 theskepticalchemist.com/2…
The Skunk Cabbage is one of a few plants that generates its own heat, 20 degrees Celsius/36 degrees Fahrenheit on average, above the outside air temperature. This allows the plant to melt through the snow and flower while snow is still on the ground. natureinstitute.org/pub/i…
The deepest man-made hole is 40,230 feet deep, just 9 inches in diameter, located at Kola Peninsula - Russia, drilling of the hole began in 1970 and stopped in 1992 when drillers encountered higher-than-expected temperaturesβ€”356 degrees Fahrenheit, not the 212 degrees that had been mapped. scribol.com/g/environment…
Montana has the most extreme temperature range experienced in any of the 50 states (187 degrees differential) and the all time 24 hour temperature change."The temperature rose exactly 103 degrees, from -54 degrees Fahrenheit to 49 degrees" montanakids.com/facts_and…
The Rankine temperature scale exists, which is the Fahrenheit scale minus 459.67 so 0 degrees R is at absolute zero, similar to the Celsius and Kelvin scales. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ran…
There was a limited edition publication in 1953 of Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 bound in asbestos to prevent burning. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
The Snowy Tree Cricket's rate of chirping is so closely correlated with climate that you can estimate the temperature in Fahrenheit by counting the number of chirps it makes in 13 seconds and adding 40. entnemdept.ufl.edu/walker…
Fahrenheit 451 wasn't about government censorship, said author Ray Bradbury, it was about watching too much TV. dallasnews.com/opinion/co…
Today I learned of "Dolbear's Law" which is a mathematical formula used to estimate the outside air temperature by counting the number of chirps a cricket makes. f(n)=n+40 where n is the number of times a cricket chirps in 15 seconds and f(n) of temperature in degrees Fahrenheit. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dol…
In the 1966 film adaptation of "Fahrenheit 451" the credits are spoken, not read, in keeping with the film's theme of destruction of reading material. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
NASA has discovered stars with temperatures lower than the human body. The star 'WISE 1828+2650' is less than 80 degrees Fahrenheit (25 Celsius). science.nasa.gov/science-…
Fahrenheit and celsius scales meet at -40Β° rapidtables.com/convert/t…
Fahrenheit and Celsius are the same at -40Β° physlink.com/education/As…
Fahrenheit remains the official scale of the United States, Cayman Islands and Belize. That's just 3 of 196 countries in the world. wiki.answers.com/Q/What_3…
Seawater freezes at about 28.4 degrees Fahrenheit as opposed to fresh water at 32 degrees oceanservice.noaa.gov/fac…
Ray Bradbury's dystopian classic, Fahrenheit 451, about book burning, was printed with an asbestos cover in the year it launched en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
When Fahrenheit 9/11 debuted at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival it received a 20-minute standing ovation, among the longest standing ovations in the festival's history. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fah…
The theoretical maximum temperature, "Absolute hot" is 255,021,300,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 Fahrenheit geekspeakpedia.com/2010/0…
Minus 40 degrees celsius is the same as minus 40 degrees fahrenheit theweatherprediction.com/…
Fahrenheit 451 writer Ray Bradbury was married to his wife for 56 years, up until her death in 2003. She was the only woman he ever dated. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray…
The film version of "Fahrenheit 451" has spoken opening credits in keeping with the film's story of a world without reading matter. youtube.com/watch?v=T0bVq…
A typical lightning strike is about 5 times hotter than the surface of the sun, measuring at 50,000 degrees Fahrenheit. weather.gov/safety/lightn…
The highest ground temperature ever recorded was 201 degrees Fahrenheit at Furnace Creek on July 15, 1972 chicago.cbslocal.com/2014…
To join The 300 Club, when the outside temperature at the South Pole is less than -73C (-100F), it's traditional to get in a sauna at 93C (200F) and then run around the South Pole naked. Thus experiencing a 300 degree Fahrenheit temperature difference. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/300…
There is a place in Africa (Afar Triangle) where giant gaping cracks will randomly and suddenly form that shoot out blasts of superheated air at 750 degrees Fahrenheit. cracked.com/article_19705…
When Yahoo! asked Ray Bradbury(Fahrenheit 451 author) if they could make his work available online he said "To hell with you. To hell with you and to hell with the Internet" gizmodo.com/5302357/ray-b…
The temperature on the Moon varies from -387 degrees Fahrenheit to 253 degrees Fahrenheit. ripleys.com/weird-news/th…
Ray Bradbury believed we all wound up creating the dystopian future of Fahrenheit 451 anyway. "Stop talking on the telephone, stop talking on the stupid Internet. It's a waste of time." wired.com/wired/archive/6…
The highest recorded temperature in Hawaii and Alaska are the same, 100 degrees Fahrenheit. infoplease.com/ipa/A00014…
Today I learned of Rankine, a temperature scale that starts at absolute zero, but its temperature difference is defined as equal to one degree Fahrenheit. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ran…
Outdoor temperature can be determined by counting the chirps made by crickets. To convert chirps to Fahrenheit, count number of chirps in 14 seconds then add 40 to get temperature. The formula endorsed by The Old Farmer's Almanac. snopes.com/science/cricke…
Soviet scientists tried to dig the deepest borehole ever through the Earth’s crust in the 1970’s. The Kola Superdeep Borehole reached 40,318 feet deep before they stopped due to higher-than-expected temperatures of 356 degree Fahrenheit making the project infeasible. userpage.fu-berlin.de/geo…
The highest temperatures ever recorded in Alaska and Hawaii are both 100 degrees Fahrenheit. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S…
The average human body temperature is 98.2 degrees Fahrenheit, not 98.6 degrees. The previous average was calculated with antiquated thermometers in 1868 and was updated using modern technology in 1992. realclearscience.com/blog…
In Earth orbit, conditions can be as cold as minus 250 degrees Fahrenheit. In the sunlight, they can be as hot as 250 degrees. nasa.gov/audience/forstud…
The HTTP status code for "Unavailable for legal reasons" is 451, in honor of Fahrenheit 451 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTT…
Ray Bradbury released a limited edition of his book, Fahrenheit 451, bound in Asbestos so it wouldn't burn io9.com/5988144/limited-e…
There is a massive X-Ray generator called the "Z machine" in New Mexico. It has produced temperatures greater than 6 billion degrees Fahrenheit. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Z_m…
Monks can raise the temperature of their skin through meditation so much that in 50 Fahrenheit (10 Celsius) weather, wrapped in wet towels, their skin starts steaming and the towels are dried. youtube.com/watch?v=vvplo…
Artificial grass (AstroTurf) can heat up to scorching temperatures (e.g. 180 degrees Fahrenheit) on hot days. lasvegassun.com/news/2009…
Some Tibetan Monks can increase their body temperature so drastically through meditation, that they can cause wet sheets placed on their body to steam in rooms as low as 40 degrees Fahrenheit, where most people would go into uncrontrollable shivering and perhaps die youtube.com/watch?v=WajTa…
Hot or iced coffee tastes better than room temp because our taste buds evolved to be most sensitive to food molecules that are in the 20 to 35 degree Celsius (68 to 95 degree Fahrenheit) range. Extreme temperatures dull the reception of its bitterness. livescience.com/19288-roo…
In the last ice age when a big part of the US was covered in 3,000 feet of ice, average temperatures were only 5 to 9 degrees cooler than today. In the next century, scientists forcast temperatures could rise as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit. climate.nasa.gov/effects/
The Japanese honey bee defends their hive from the Japanese giant hornet by creating a convection oven around the hornet. The bees surround the hornet in a ball containing around 500 in number, vibrating their wings and heat the air inside the ball to 117 degrees Fahrenheit. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jap…
Fahrenheit 451 wasn't actually intended to be about Censorship or Communism...but about Television dallasnews.com/opinion/su…
The coldest place in the known universe is in Massachusetts, MIT, and is 810 trillionths of a degree fahrenheit above absolute zero. smithsonianmag.com/scienc…

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