Commodity Production by Country

Interesting article by Farm Journal (graphic from FJ, also).  A very interesting source article from the University of the Potomac which shows which countries are the top producer of which commodity.

Fun fact – Cow’s Milk is the top agricultural commodity in 37 countries, including the US.  The top 5 worldwide commodities are Cow’s Milk, Sugar Cane, corn, wheat, and rice.

Links to articles:

AgWeb – Who Produces What?

University of the Potomac – Where Does Our Food Come From?


Chopsticks the Talking Piano

Beyond the novelty of a “talking piano,” the science of how normal pianos work plus the science of how Chopsticks “talks” – as well as playing the world’s most complicated piano solo – is fascinating.

Here’s your fun science video for the day.