The Backlash Of Hoverboards

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New reports have revealed that hoverboards may not be the best gift for the holiday season. Apparently, hoverboard fires have sprung up in a number of homes across the country due to malfunctioning batteries and plugs. Because of this, the products are being investigated by a Federal Agency and Amazon has removed 97% of of its online products. The manufacturing brands of the hoverboards in question include IO Hawk, PhunkeeDuck, Swagway and others. The Roller Coaster of Hoverboards Hoverboard … [Continue reading...]

How Many Calories Are Burned Riding A Scooter?

How Many Calories Are Burned Riding A Scooter?

A calorie is a unit of energy. One calorie is the amount of energy (heat) required to raise the temperature of one cubic centimeter of water by one degree Celsius. Calories can also refer to the energy required to perform a certain amount of work. One calorie corresponds to the work required to lift a 1 kilogram mass a height of about half a meter (on planet earth). So will riding scooters burn calories? Note that a "food" calorie is actually a kilocalorie, a thousand calories. That's right: a … [Continue reading...]