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92% of all new sold cars in Brazil use ethanol as fuel, which is produced from sugar cane.
The Apollo 11 had about 20 seconds of fuel left when it landed.
Drag from open windows can reduce a car’s fuel efficiency by 10% at high speeds.
In Germany, it is illegal to run out of fuel on highways.
India’s “Go Air” airline only hires female flight attendants because they are lighter, so they save up to US$500,000 per year in fuel.
Liposuctioned human fat can be recycled as fuel.
Swedish scientist Svante Arrhenius was the first to claim that fossil fuel combustion may eventually result in enhanced global warming already in 1896.
When Apollo 11 landed on the moon, it only had about 25 seconds of fuel left.
Two tablespoons of honey would be enough to fuel a bee’s entire flight around the world.
A solar plane made history in 2016 after completing a round-the-world trip using no fossil fuel.
The ‘fuel efficiency’ of walking is roughly equivalent to 360 miles per gallon.
After the Vietnam war, farmers recycled thousands of external fuel tanks from U.S. aircraft to create river boats and canoes
40% of corn is used for ethanol to add to fuel. Another 40% is used for livestock feed.
The radiation levels at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant are so high that the robots sent to remove the plant’s melted fuel rods have died.
The most prolific mathematician of the 20th Century, Paul Erdos, used amphetamine to fuel 20-hour number benders.
Drivers in NYC spend an average of 107 hours per year searching for parking at a cost of $2,243 per driver in wasted time, fuel and emissions.
Airlines all over the world are flying 10% slower than they did in 1960 to save on fuel costs.