For a high school science fair project, seventeen-year-old Michio Kaku built a particle accelerator in his parent’s garage that was able to generate a magnetic field 20,000 times greater than the Earth’s and produce collisions powerful enough to create antimatter.
There are millions of chemical bombs lying in our oceans after being dumped there after the first and second world war, because authorities didn’t have a way to dispose of them properly.
In 2000 the KKK adopted a stretch of highway near St Louis, the MO government responded by renaming the road the “Rosa Parks Highway.”
George C Scott refused to accept the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1971, and described the Oscar ceremony as “a two-hour meat parade.”
Mathematical proof that 1+1=2 takes 162 pages to explain in the three volume work “Principia Mathematica”