Count On It: 14 Hard-To-Believe Numbers

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Count On It: 14 Hard-To-Believe Numbers

Are you sitting down? Wracked going to share some numbers with you that might make your head spin. According to a recent study, the average American adult spends more than 11 hours a day in front of screens. That's right, ELEVEN HOURS. And when you break it down, that number includes time spent on smartphones, computers, TVs, and any other type of screen. Eleven hours is a lot of time! Especially when you consider that we only have 24 hours in a day. So what does all this screen time mean for our health and wellbeing? Are we sacrificing our physical and mental health for the sake of entertainment and convenience?

Let us give you the cold hard numbers. Want to know how much the most expensive parking spot costs? How many pandas have twins? How densely populated the most densely populated place on Earth was? Of course, you do. We've got answers. You can count on it. 

 Let's take a closer look at this issue and find out.

The world's most expensive parking spot costs $1.3 million A luxury building in Hong Kong sold a spot for more than $10,000 per square foot. CRACKED.COM

Source: NPR

Biggie was only 24 years old when he was killed. Tupac was only 25 years old when he was killed. Really makes you feel lazy for being the most well-known person in your field by now. CRACKED.COM
Andrew Carnegie was worth around $372 billion Carnegie was arguably the richest American to have ever lived, running closely ahead of John D. Rockefeller. CRACKED.COM

Source: BBC

It can cost $250 million to make one NASA spacesuit Spacesuits aren't custom-fitted... NASA mixes arms and leg sections to adjust to different astronauts. CRACKED.COM

Source: NPR

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