Does the Osage River contribute the largest volume of water of all the tributaries of the Missouri River?
It seems like my tea kettle (on a gas burner) boils more quickly when there's a large volume of water in it than if there's just a bit. Am I imagining this, or is there a reason it might happen?
ISO: Photo-like diagram of the ratio of total volume of water to total volume of land on Earth. NOT the surface area - the TOTAL respective volumes of the planet. [more inside]
How long would a 3/4 inch inner diameter pipe need to be to hold exactly 27 gallons of water? [more inside]
I am trying to express the concept of 500,000 gallons (US liquid, 128 fl. oz.) in terms of the volume of some other container or object. Can you think of a good analogy? [more inside]