Today I learned about the Birfurcation Diagram: The graph of a simple mathematical equation that can quickly grow into a seemingly chaotic number set, but can actually be derived from many processes such as the Mandelbrot Set, rabbit populations, and even the dripping of water from a faucet. youtu.be/ovJcsL7vyrk
Pink Floyd's Atom Heart Mother has an essentially infinite runtime. The final track Alan's Psychedelic Breakfast ends with the sound of a dripping faucet etched into a run off grove that never resolves and will play until the listener stops the record. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ala…
Jacuzzi is a company name that makes bathroom fixtures. Therefore, you can buy a Jacuzzi toilet, a Jacuzzi sink, and a Jacuzzi faucet. jacuzzi.com/baths/all-toi…
1 drop of water is equal to .05ml. A leaky faucet will drip 20,000 times to equal a liter or 90,921.8 times to equal a gallon. askascientist.co.uk/physi…
One purpose of a faucet aerator is conservation en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fau…
In the song 'The Sounds of Silence' by Simon and Garfunkle, the lyric 'Hello darkness my old friend, I've come to talk with you again' was created from Paul Simon often playing guitar in the bathroom with the lights off and faucet running. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
British faucets have two taps instead of one because hot water storage in homes was unregulated for decades following WWII and therefore not necessarily safe to drink bbcamerica.com/anglopheni…
Old British houses have separate hot and cold faucets because water was kept upstairs and sometimes had rats in them bbcamerica.com/anglopheni…
Terms such as fall ("autumn"), faucet ("tap"), diaper ("nappy"), and candy ("sweets") only survived Middle English into American English, and are typically not used in British English en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ame…
Farrah Fawcett voiced the character of 'Faucet' in The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
When WLW increased its transmitter power to 500 000 watts, locals reported hearing broadcasts on barbed wire fences, water faucets, and radiators. necrat.us/wlw.html
It's more energy efficient to heat cold water than to let the faucet run until it's hot johnsavesenergy.com/HotCo…
A seacock is a valve on the hull of a boat or a ship, permitting water to flow into the vessel, such as for cooling an engine or for a salt water faucet; or out of the boat, such as for a sink drain or a toilet. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sea…
A leaky (drip-drip-drip) faucet is not really worth repairing from an economic point of view. Based on average utility rates it is only costing you $1.50 per year. wisebread.com/should-you-…
Out of the 3 "flammable faucets" featured in the documentary "Gasland" 2 were naturally caused, and 1 was from fracking. cogcc.state.co.us/library…
That, until 2014, brass faucets and fixtures labeled "Lead Free" could contain up to 8% lead. weareleadfree.net/about_l…
The US CDC says to only consume cold water from your faucet -- hot water can contain higher levels of lead cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/wa…
Cats with diabetes can appear to develop an obsession with water and lurk around faucets or water bowls en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dia…
One of the functions of the mesh screen of a faucet is to give you the perceived illusion of higher water pressure. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/F…
Hot water faucets are on the left because they were originally retrofitted to cold-water-only hand pumps with pumps on the right. callpattheplumber.com/blo…

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