“A newton is about the force exerted by Earth’s gravity on an apple.”

http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21715641-making-precise-measurements-tiny-forces-searching-particles-benchtop

This is one factoid I heard during my workout this morning.  I am sure anyone reading this already knew it . . .

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